Water Quality Monitoring Program

Get Involved!

Riverkeeper volunteer training 2010Trainings are held each Spring to teach interested volunteers how to use monitoring equipment, methods, and quality-control procedures. Please submit the volunteer interest form below, review our Water Quality Monitoring program options, and contact lorri@columbiariverkeeper.org.

Volunteer Waiver

Water Quality Monitoring Program Options

  • Summer Shoreline Monitoring

  • Year-round Baseline Monitoring

  • E. coli Monitoring

  • Temperature Monitoring

  • Toxics Monitoring

Learn more about our Water Quality Monitoring program options

Water Quality Stations

Thanks to an exciting partnership with community colleges up-and-down the river, we are currently able to offer training and monitoring equipment to volunteers at the following Water Quality Stations.

  • Columbia Crossings Marina in Portland, OR

  • Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham, OR

  • Columbia Riverkeeper office headquarters in Hood River, OR

If there is not a Water Quality Station in your area, please contact Lorri about other opportunities to get involved and the potential of setting up a new Water Quality Station near you!