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Hjortland, Norway...Fieldtrip to Monitor Water Quality


  We went to Hjortland, 21 pupils, one teacher and two teacher students to monitor the water in a small river in our schools neighbourhood. It was a cold day with some snow on the ground. We took some photoes of our work. We are happy to monitor the water quality, as we all think that water is a valuable resourse Read more.

Ditson Elementary School, Billerica, MA, USA


   Last month on October 14, two third grade classes from the Ditson Elementary School in Billerica, MA participated in World Water Monitoring Day. Over 40 students tested the acidity(pH), clarity, dissolved oxygen levels, and temperature in Nuttings Lake, a local water body. Students were able to participate in t Read more.

Tengiri St. Junction Creek Water Quality Monitoring(2)


We have monitored each season's water quality of a creek in Minomartani Area, Sleman, Indonesia from 2013 to 2014 with some children of 10 to 12 years of age. This archive hopefully will be useful for the future generations to make our water body healthier.   Download Story   Read more.

Analisi dell'acqua del Menotre


  Ogni anno in settembre analizziamo l'acqua del fiume Menotre. L'analisi viene ripetuta anche a Maggio in modo da avere dati in periodo di piena e di magra. Questa analisi è stata eseguita dalla classe III B. Every year in September we analyze the water of the river Menotre. The analysis is repeated in May in orde Read more.

The Biggest Event of WWMD Indonesia in 2014


  Over 350 participants stepped away from their routines on Wednesday, September 17th 2014 to take part in the annual World Water Monitoring Day held by Krida Wacana Christian University Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science (FTIK Ukrida). The event itself was coordinated by Ukrida Civil Engineering Dep Read more.

Análise da Água na E. M. Luis Leite


  Foi realizada análise da água com 100 alunos da Escola Municipal Luis Leite. Os alunos foram divididos em 4 grupos, durante as análises eles participaram ativamente. Foi possível discutir sobre a importância da mata ciliar na manutenção da temperatura da água, a influência da temperatura do ar na temperatura da Read more.

Workshop: World Water Monitoring Challenge Kit


Last month the staff of the ProNet organization in Ghana learned how to use the World Water Monitoring Challenge test kit via a workshop organized by the International Water Association. The participants in the workshop not only learned how to use the test kit, but also how to guide monitoring activities in communities and schools. 
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Citizen Scientist, 4th grade


  I learned how to collect water samples and test them during summer camp at The Venus School.   Read more.

Water Monitoring in Viet Nam


  From October 2013 to May 2014, with the support of WWMC for the devices and tools for water testing, the Center for Education and Development (CED) organized 33 groups of Vietnamese students (423 students in total), aged from 8 to 14 years old. The students conducted tests in ponds, lakes, and small springs of Read more.

Water Monitoring in Albania


  The Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania (SHUKALB) has organized for the second year the program World Water Monitoring Challenge for 8th graders students in nine cities of Albania. About 900 students from Tirana, Durresi, Shkodra, Lezha, Berati, Pogradeci, Korca, Tepelena and Elbasani participated Read more.