Thank you so much for your hard work and dedication to monitoring water quality of Virginia’s streams. With your help, we are gathering vital information needed to identify and prioritize streams in need of protection and restoration.
We have compiled resources on these monitors pages to help you in your efforts to collect and submit important water quality information. Please see the top and side menus for links to information on data entry and retrieval, quality assurance, training opportunities, data sheet downloads, recommended equipment, macro invertebrate identification resources, practice water quality calculations, and more.
Share Your Stories and Innovations
Have an interesting stream monitoring story or equipment innovation to share?
Submit it to the VA SOS office and check our news section to see stories and innovations from across the state.
Stay Up to Date
Now that you are a certified stream monitor, keep your stream monitoring certification current by:
1. Monitoring a site and submitting the data to VA SOS.
2. Attend a re-certification session every 2 years.
For more information about keeping current, contact the VA SOS office.
Resources for Monitors