MSU Extension Water Quality Videos

1. How to Collect a Grab Sample (00:06:50)

https://youtu.be/dbCE4R3AD90

Summary:

This video reviews the protocols for collecting a stream water sample. It includes protocols for labeling bottles, sample collection methods, and sample preservation methods, sample storage, and maintaining the chain of custody.

2. How to Callibrate a YSI Pro Plus Meter (00:18:57)

https://youtu.be/SCnAVq2lb5s

Summary:

This video over views how to properly calibrate a YSI Pro Plus for specific conductance, pH, and dissolved oxygen.

 

Madison Conservation District Vidoes

1. How to Collect Water Samples (00:04:42)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZeb8bA4ze4

Summary:

This video gives a brief overview of how to collect a stream water sample. It includes protocols for labeling bottles, sample collection methods, and sample preservation methods.

2. Riparian Photos (00:02:16)

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2lHt07KkBk

Summary:

This video provides brief instructions for taking a site photo in order to monitor riparian conditions.

3. How to Measure Turbidity (00:03:55)

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnXC-hWJq8k

Summary:

This video demonstrates how to measure turbidity using a turbidity tube.

4. Measuring Nuisance Algae with Chlorophyll Rock Photos (00:02:02)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGONG7MgoIs

Summary:

This video demonstrates how to collect and photograph rocks to monitor for nuisance algae.

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGONG7MgoIs