Real-time Water Quality Monitoring - Red River at Fargo & Grand Forks

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,780
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
United States Geological Survey
Recipient Type
Federal Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
December 2014
End Date
September 2015
Activity Type
Monitoring
Counties Affected
Clay
Polk
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,780
Number of full time equivalents funded
.12
Project Overview

The objectives of this project are to collect real-time parameter data for specific conductance, water temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, turbidity and stream flow at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) gaging stations located at Fargo, ND and Grand Forks, ND on the Red River of the North. Data will be published on the USGS Nation Water Information System (NWIS) website and in the USGS Annual Report.

Agency staff and local partners will gain an improved understanding of the nautre of the chemical and physical attributes of the Red River of the North.

Project Manager
First Name
Joel
Last Name
Gallowway
Organization Name
U.S.G.S: United States Dept of Interior, Geological Survey MINNESOTA
Street Address
2280 Woodale Drive
City
Mounds View
State
MN
Zip Code
55112
Phone
(763) 783-3120