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Link to listing of Volunteer Monitoring Programs sponsored or co-sponsored by ExtensionLink to listing of Extension-connected Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring programsLink to a listing of Extension-connected volunteer water monitoring programs in the USLink to a listing of Master Naturalist programs in the US.Link to webpae about volunteer monitoring programs' acheivementsLink to current highlighted programLink to highlighted program archiveslink to job postings

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Link to archived volunteer monitoring discussionsLink to publications relevant to the volunteer monitoring communityHeader for section about tribal initiatives in volunteer monitoringLink to information about the Great Lakes tribal water resources surveyLink to information about the 2010 Great Lakes Water Resource SummitHeader for section about other National Water Resource ProjectsLink to NEMO Network websiteLink to information about other National Water Resource Projects
Link to webpage about the Guide for Growing Programs Link to 803 K pdf file about Using the Guide Link to Why Monitoring Makes Sense 582K portable document format fileLink to Designing Your Monitoring Strategy, 1.6 M p.d.f. fileLink to Monitoring Matrix, 80K p.d.f. fileLink to 986K p.d.f. file about effective training techniquesLink to 437 KB p.d.f. file of Monitoring Equipment SuppliersLink to listing of direct links to online manuals from volunteer monitoring (Extension) programsLink to 1.5 MB pdf file about Building Credibility for Volunteer Monitoring Programs (Quality Assurance and Quality Control)Link to 1020 KB pdf file about SHaring Information Through Internet ExchangeLink to fact sheet learning module about Volunteer Management (7 M pdf file)Link to 6086 KB pdf file about planning your program's data management systemLink to Tips and Tools for Effective PresentationsOutreach ToolsLocating Support and FundingLink to Guide for Growing Programs Introduction to Bacteria Monitoring in Surface WatersLink to Guide for Growing Programs Bacteria Monitoring in Surface Waters Methods moduleLink to Guide for Growing Programs Bacteria Monitoring Data Presentation moduleLink to Guide for Growing Programs Evaluating Your Monitoring Program module

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Link to results of our 2012 nationwide inquiry.Link to listing of Extension-connected Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring programsLink to Secchi Dip-In websiteLink to National Water Monitoring Day InformationLink to Volunteer E. coli Monitoirn gProject websiteLink to website page of things to watch out for when water monitoirng

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This page is used to post position descriptions for jobs related to water resources and citizen science. Please contact persons or websites indicated within the posting for information about the job. Click on each position title below for a job description and information about applying.


Date Posted Closing Date Position Organization Location
1/9/2015 pre-announcement


Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Florence, WI
1/9/2015 pre-announcement

NEPA Planner

Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest

Florence, WI
1/8/2015 1/12/2015

Executive Director

Montana Watershed Coordination Council Helena, MT
12/17/2014 12/28/2014

Advocacy and Outreach Manager

Potomac Conservancy Silver Spring, MD
12/11/2014 1/9/2015

Extension Assistant Professor in Watershed Science, Policy, and Education

University of Vermont Burlington, VT
10/27/2014 12/15/2014 or until filled

Aquatic Plant Management and Restoration Extension Specialist

University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus, MN
10/27/2014 10/31/2014

Water Quality Volunteer Coordinator

Galveston Bay Foundation Webster, TX
10/7/2014 11/14/2014

Executive Director

Chautauqua Lake & Watershed Management Alliance Jamestown, NY
9/23/2014 NA

Citizen Science Internship

US EPA Washington DC
9/17/2014 11/1/2014 ALLARM Assistant Director of Outreach Dickinson College Carlisle, PA
9/17/2014 10/15/2014

Community Engagement Associate

River Network Portland, OR
9/17/2014 NA Riverkeeper Yadkin Riverkeeper Winston Salem, NC
9/2/2014 9/19/2014

Coastal Training Program Contractor - Education Specialist

Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Moss Point, MS
9/2/2014 9/19/2014 System-wide Monitoring Program Technician Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Moss Point, MS
9/2/2014 9/19/2014

Citizen Lake Monitoring Network Educator

UW-Extension Stevens Point, WI
9/2/2014 9/26/2014 Water Resources Extension Agent Clemson University Extension Sumter, SC
8/20/2014 10/31/2014

Estuarine Research Specialists

Michigan Water Center Ann Arbor, MI
8/20/2014 9/14/2014 Extension Educator (posting 9823) MSU Extension Lansing, MI
7/1/2014 7/15/2014 Stream Team Assistant Missouri Department of Conservation Jefferson City, MO
7/1/2014 7/7/2014 Hydrologic Technician NRCS Denver, CO
4/12/2014 5/2/2014 Volunteer Stream Monitoring Program Intern UW-Extension Madison, WI
4/7/2014 4/11/2014 Georgia Adopt-a-Stream Coordinator (see page 9) GA Dept. of Natural Resources Atlanta, GA
3/17/2014 4/4/2014 Volunteer Coordinator Charles River Watershed Association Weston, MA
3/17/2014 4/30/2014 Aquatic Scientist Charles River Watershed Association Weston, MA
3/17/2014 4/3/2014 Watershed Association Fellow Charles River Watershed Association Weston, MA
3/14/2014 NA Senior Water Resources Engineer/Water Hydrologist USKH, Inc. Various AK cities or Spokane, WA
3/14/2014 3/21/2014 Volunteer Stream Monitoring Program Assistant Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Madison, WI
3/14/2014 3/21/2014 Water Resources Management Specialist (Geometric Sampling Data Analyst) Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Madison, WI
3/14/2014 3/21/2014 Water Resources Management Specialist (Reference Sites Data Analyst) Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Madison, WI
3/14/2014 3/24/2014 Assistant Texas Master Naturalist Program Coordinator Texas Agrilife Extension College Station, TX
3/14/2014 3/24/2014 Texas Nature Mappers Biologist Texas Parks & Wildlife TBD, TX
3/3/2014 NA Environmental Scientist State of Delaware Dover, DE
2/24/2014 2/28/2014 Environmental Scientist (Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Program Coordinator) Mystic River Watershed Association Arlington, MA
1/2/2014 1/13/2014 Nonpoint Source Project Manager Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Austin, TX
12/2/2013 12/17/2013 Water Quality Program Assistant Columbia Riverkeeper Hood River, OR
11/22/2013 12/1/2013 Executive Director Montana Watershed Coordination Council Helena, MT
11/22/2013 12/2/2013 Database Application Team Leader- Water Atlas Program University of South Florida Tampa, FL
11/20/2013 12/2/2013 Aquatic Ecologist MN Natural Resources Dept. Brainerd, MN
11/20/2013 12/18/2013 Coordinator Watersheds United Vermont Montpelier, VT
11/20/2013 12/1/2013 Executive Director Upper Sugar River Watershed Association Mt. Horeb, WI
11/5/2013 11/14/2013 Contract Specialist III Texas Commission of Environmental Quality Austin, TX
10/1/2013 10/15/2013 Outreach Planning Specialist III Montgomery County Maryland Rockville, MD
9/19/2013 9/27/2013 Natural Resource Grants Manager Georgia Department of Natural Resources Atlanta, GA
9/17/2013 9/27/2013 Water Quality Specialist III Pierce County Washington Tacoma, WA
6/28/2013 7/3/2013 Research Associate Montana State University Extension Bozeman, MT
6/26/2013 6/28/2013 Georgia Adopt A Stream Coordinator (see pp. 8-9) GA Dept. of Natural Resoruces Atlanta, GA
6/12/2013 7/1/2013 Water Quality Section Chiefs (2 positions) WI Dept. of Natural Resources Madison, WI
3/11/2013 3/24/2013 PA Watershed Restoration Coordinator Chesapeake Bay Foundation Harrisburg, PA
3/11/2013 3/20/2013 Chesapeake Bay Restoration and the Stormwater Management Program Associate Virginia Tech Richmond, VA
2/22/2013 2/18/2013 or until filled Citizen Science Project Coordinator Virginia Tech Charlottsville, VA
2/22/2013 3/20/2013 Lake Superior NERR Manager Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve Superior, WI
2/22/2013 3/15/2013 Executive Director (repost) Bad River Watershed Association Ashland, WI
2/2/2013 2/8/2013 Project Coordinator Alliance for Chesapeake Bay Camp Hill, PA
2/2/2013 2/19/2013 Research Scientist USGS, SE Climate Center Raleigh, NC
2/2/2013 not listed (reposting) Municipal Stormwater Permit Manager WA Dept. of Ecology Lacey, WA
2/2/2013 2/12/2013 or until filled Assistant or Associate Professor of Applied Aquatic Ecology UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, WI
2/2/2013 3/1/2013 Environmental Analyst (Hydrologist) Department of Conservation Montpelier, VT
2/2/2013 2/22/2013 Senior Scientist Chesapeake Bay Foundation Harrisburg, PA
1/9/2013 2/8/2013 Lake Program Coordinator Northland College Ashland, WI
1/9/2013 2/3/2013 Rita Barron Fellowship Charles River Watershed Assocation Weston, MA
1/8/2013 1/13/2013 Natural Resources Project Coordinator Washington State University Everett, WA
1/8/2013 not listed Communications Coordinator Puget Soundkeeper Alliance Seattle, WA
1/8/2013 1/7/2013 or until filled Water Resources Extension Coordinator Washington State University Mason County, WA
1/8/2013 1/17/2013 Water Quality Technician Matanuska-Susitna Burough Palmer, AK
1/7/2013 1/15/2013 Executive Director StreamWatch Charlottesville, VA
1/7/2013 2/7/2013 Associate Director Chagrin River Watershed Partners, Inc. Willoughby, OH
12/10/2012 not listed Assistant Professor - Aquatic Ecology SUNY Oneonta Oneonta, NY
11/26/2012 12/14/2012 or until filled Water Protection Program Manager Housatonic Valley Association Cornwall Bridge, CT
11/16/2012 11/30/2012 Stream Team Assistant Missouri Dept. of Conservation Jefferson City, MO
11/16/2012 12/15/2012 Executive Director Bad River Watershed Association Ashland, WI
11/16/2012 11/16/2012 Watershed Technician Ingham Conservation District Mason, MI
10/29/2012 10/30/2012 Extension Associate NCSU Raleigh, NC
10/30/2012 11/12/2012 Volunteer Monitoring/Waccamaw Riverkeeper Assistant Coastal Carolina University Conway, SC
10/29/2012 11/26/2012 Tenure Track Faculty Position School of Freshwater Sciences, UW-Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI
10/29/2012 11/27/2012 or until filled Asst. Professor Tenure-Track Position in Environmental Education UW-Stevens Point and UW-Extension Stevens Point, WI
10/4/2012 Until filled Outreach Coordinator – Long Island Sound Study Cornell Cooperative Extension/NY Sea Grant Stony Brook, NY
9/14/2012 11/15/2012 Tenure-Track Position in Environmental Science Dickinson College Carlisle, PA
9/11/2012 10/16/2012 Master Naturalist Program Coordinator Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA
9/11/2012 9/11/2012 Surface and Subsurface Hydrology Lab Manager University of WY Laramie, WY
9/11/2012 9/11/2012 Monitoring Coordinator Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Resrve Superior, WI
9/11/2012 9/16/2012 (update 9/11: opening closed early; sorry) Aquatic Invasive Species Assoc. Program Director University of MN Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN
9/11/2012 9/25/2012 Field Office Manager DOI Bureau of Reclamation Yakima, WA
9/11/2012 10/12/2012 Water Resources Extension Agent Clemson Extension and Carolina Clear Charleston, Berkeley & Dorchester Counties, SC 
7/18/2012 8/17/2012 Watershed Scientist Cadmus Group Chicago, IL or Madison, WI
7/18/2012 None given Conservation Coordinator Lower Merion Conservancy Gladwyne, PA  
7/18/2012 8/7/2012 Stream Restoration and Wetland Design Specialist Baltimore State Hwy Administration Office Baltimore, MD
7/3/2012 7/5/2012 Research Ecologist USGS Ann Arbor, MI
7/2/2012 7/16/2012 Assistant State Specialist University of New Hampshire Durham, NH
7/2/2012 7/12/2012 Wetlands Scientist Rhode Island Natural History Survey Kingston, RI
4/2/2012 4/9/2012 Community Organizer People for Puget Sound Seattle-Olympia, WA
4/2/2012 4/15/2012 Invasive Plant Removal Program Volunteer Coordinator Charles River Watershed Association Weston, MA
4/2/2012 4/15/2012 Rita Barron Fellow Charles River Watershed Association Weston, MA (and internationally)
3/23/2012 not listed Science Director Puget Sound Partnership Tacoma, WA
3/23/2012 4/6/2012 Community Sustainability Extension Specialist Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
3/23/2012 not listed Natural Resource Specialist Office of Marine Ecosystems Narragansett, RI
3/23/2012 not listed Stream Biomonitoring Coordinator (part-time) Mid-Michigan Environmental Action Council Lansing, MI
3/14/2012 3/18/2012 NOAA Liaison to the Long Island Sound Study (Job:NMFS-NEFSC-2012-0033) National Marine Fisheries Service Milford, CT
2/29/2012 3/12/2012 Coastal Training Program Coordinator (Job ID 2683) San Francisco Bay NERR Tiburon, CA
2/14/2012 2/21/2012 Regional Extension Agent Auburn University Auburn, AL
2/10/2012 3/15/2012 Executive Director Ipswich River Watershed Association Ipswich, MA
2/10/2012 3/2/2012 Project Specialist Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board Milwaukee, WI
2/10/2012 2/13/2012 Water Quality Monitoring Technician Montana Department of Environmental Quality Helena, MT
2/10/2012 NA Program Director Sand County Foundation Madison, WI
1/24/2012 2/3/2012 Great Bay Research Reserve Supervisor NH Fish and Game Durham, NH
1/24/2012 2/20/2012 Water Scientist Texas Water Resources Institute College Station, TX
1/24/2012 1/27/2012 Coastal Ecologist University of Florida Leon County
1/24/2012 1/20/2012 Environmental Scientist Vermont Dept. of Environmental Conservation Waterbury, VT
1/4/2012 1/15/2012 (or until filled) Coastal Resources Specialist Washington Sea Grant Puget Sound
1/4/2012 1/20/2012 Coastal Land Use Specialist UHM Sea Grant College Program Kaua‘i, HI
12/23/2011 3/1/2012 Extension Advisor (2 positions) California Sea Grant San Diego or Orange Co, and Eureka, CA
12/16/2011 1/15/2012 River Protection Steward St. Croix River Association St. Croix Falls, WI
12/13/2011 12/31/2011 Planning Specialist (Rainscapes Position) Montgomery County Government Rockville, MD
12/13/2011 12/31/2011 Narragansett Baykeeper Save the Bay Providence, RI
12/13/2011 12/31/2011 Senior Planning Specialist Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection Rockville, MD
12/13/2011 1/6/2012 Environmental Analyst The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission East Setauket, NY
12/13/2011 12/23/2011 Environmental Analyst The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission Lowell, MA
12/8/2011 until filled Seagrass Ecologist Washington State Dept. of Natural Resources Olympia, WA
12/8/2011 until filled Climate Change Extension Educator University of MN - Duluth Sea Grant Duluth, MN
12/8/2011 12/21/2011 Land Use Specialist MN Dept. of Natural Resources St. Paul, MN
12/8/2011 12/21/2011 Clean Water Outreach Specialist MN Dept. of Natural Resources St. Paul, MN
12/8/2011 12/20/2011 Plum Creek Watershed Coordinator Plum Creek Partnership
and the
Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority
Lockhart, TX
11/19/2011 11/28/2011 Botanist/Wetlands Program Director Forest County Potowatom Community Crandon, WI
11/15/2011   Lake Superior NERR Monitoring Coordinator University of Wisconsin - Extension Superior, WI
10/11/2011   Environmental Scientist Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. Providence, RI
9/26/2011   Watershed Coordinator Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection Point Vedra Beach, FL
9/26/2011   Flow Restoration Specialist Massachusetts Dept. of Fish and Game Boston, MA
8/23/2011   Education Coordinator Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve Jasper County, GA
8/23/2011   Ocean and Coastal Conservation Program Director Rhode Island Chapter of The Nature Conservancy Providence, RI
7/11/2011   Citizen Monitoring Coordinator Utah State University Extension Logan, UT
6/21/2011   Stream Team Assistant Missouri Department of Conservation Jefferson City, MO
5/18/2011   Summer field position Farminton River Watershed Association Simsbury, CT
5/18/2011   Ecologist/Wetland Scientist Bioengineering Group Salem, MA
5/18/2011   Extension Agent in Natural Resources Clemson University Clemson, SC
5/18/2011   Water Quality Manager Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District Berthoud, CO
3/30/2011   Education Coordinator/Water Resources Specialist Polk County LWRD Balsam Lake, WI
3/28/2011   National Estuarine Reserve Research Coordinator UW Superior Superior, WI
3/28/2011   National Estuarine Reserve Education Coordinator UW Superior Superior, WI
3/15/2011   Seagrass Restoration Specialist Division of Marine Fisheries Gloucester, MA
12/15/2010   Watershed and Restoration Team Members/Leaders NW Service Academy Vancouver, WA
11/8/2010   Assistant Extension Educator In-Residence University of Connecticut Groton, CT



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