Stream Quality Assessment Biological Monitoring. WHY Monitor Stream Quality?. To determine if problems exist in our streams and rivers. HOW do we Monitor Stream Quality?. Stream quality can be assessed by determining the kinds of animals that live within the stream (Biotic Assessment)
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Stream Quality Assessment
To determine if
problems exist in our
streams and rivers.
Group One Taxa
Pollution sensitive organisms found only in high quality water
Group Two Taxa
Somewhat pollution tolerant organisms that can live in moderate quality water.
Group Three Taxa
Pollution tolerant organisms that can handle poorer water quality.
100 ft. area
Speed of Ducky: 100 ft. / _____sec. = _______ ft./sec.
Avg. Width x Avg. Depth x ______ ft./sec. = _________ ft.3/sec. **Stream Flow**