Program Goal: To engage students in water quality monitoring by testing recreational beaches, while also filling in the gaps of the seasonal county water quality monitoring.
Local Partners: The Marin County Chapter supports three student-run labs at the Branson School, an oceanography class at the Marin Academy, and the Tamalpias High School's Student Surfrider Club.
Sampling Frequency & Season: Weekly, School-Year
County Beach Water Quality Monitoring Information: Marin County
Connect with the Marin Chapter: Website, Instagram
Other Local Water Quality Information & Resources:
California Water Quality Monitoring Council Harmful Algal Bloom Portal
California Department of Public Health Weekly Status of Toxic Marine Phytoplankton