Monitoring Watershed Health

Monitoring Watershed Health (HM20B2)

Location: Cullman, AL 35057 Cullman County
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N 34° 12.448', W 86° 59.452'

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How can we know if Crooked Creek is healthy or safe for recreation?
Monitoring water quality with various test can give us our answers.

Chemistry Monitoring examines different variables like temperature, PH, dissolved oxygen, and water clarity to determine water quality.

Bacteriological Monitoring test water for the bacterial E coli which lets us know if potentially harmful fecal contaminations is present.

Biological Monitoring uses aquatic bugs or macro-invertebrates that live at the stream bottom to determine the creek's health.

Volunteer Water Monitors have been keeping an eye on Crooked Creek and other local waterbodies for years. You can learn more about their findings and how you can get involved in water monitoring by contacting Alabama Water Watch.

Phone: 1-888-444-4785

HM NumberHM20B2
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Date Added Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 500841 N 3785159
Decimal Degrees34.20746667, -86.99086667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 12.448', W 86° 59.452'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 12' 26.88" N, 86° 59' 27.12" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1240 Co Rd 1043, Cullman AL 35057, US
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