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Water Quality

Water quality is currently being sampled at our pond, Rock Creek Spur and the emergent wetland. A Hydro lab is used for sampling the following:

  • dissolved oxygen
  • conductivity
  • salinity
  • total dissolved solids
  • pH
  • oxidation-reduction potential
  • temperatures

Water Quality Data

Listed below are links for water quality data taken each year within the RCESC and Bronson Creek areas by students in the ESR 160 – Intro to Environmental Systems, ESR 202 – Applied Environmental Studies: Prep for Problem Solving, and BI 143 – Habitats: Fresh Water Biology courses offered through Portland Community College.

RCESC water sampling data

Bronson Creek watershed water sampling data