the lower fox river watershed monitoring program    
University of Wisconsin Green Bay
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

What do the monitoring results tell us?

Monitoring data allows us to compare streams, assessing their overall water quality and biological health. Pollution impacts on the individual streams can be identified, providing local and state agencies with the knowledge necessary to make land use and policy decisions that will clean up our streams, the Fox River, and Green Bay. The following links provide descriptions of the specific conclusions that can be drawn from each parameter tested by the Lower Fox River Watershed Monitoring Program:

For definitions of terms relating to water quality monitoring, see the USGS online water science glossary.