Clean Water Institute Services

The staff of the Lycoming CWI are able to assist watershed groups in:

  • collection
  • identification
  • enumeration of aquatic macroinvertebrates (kick and Surber samples)
  • fish (sein and backpack electroshocker)
  • plankton (both phyto and zoo)

In addition, we can provide assistance in basic water chemistry such as:

  • pH
  • Conductivity
  • Alkalinity
  • Orthophosphate
  • Phosphorus
  • Nitrate
  • Nitrite
  • Coliforms
  • Dissolved Oxygen
  • Temperature
  • BOD
  • TDS
  • Stream Velocity/Volume