Integrated Water Quality Monitoring on the Truckee River

Affiliation(s) PI Project period Funded by
DHS McKay, Wallace A 07/01/2011 - 06/30/2013 Community Foundation of Western Nevada

Project Description

The proposed program will consist of four basic components: 1) review of historic river data collected on the mainstem Truckee; 2) monthly "grab" samples at 13 locations on the mainstem of the Truckee River; 3) maintenance of one continuous monitoring site at Marble Bluff Dam; and, 4) quarterly field collection of benthic macroinvertebrates at four sites on the mainstem.