Adopt A Secchi Disk – Flathead Lake Secchi Dip-in


When:
July 15, 2018 – July 20, 2018 all-day
2018-07-15T00:00:00-06:00
2018-07-21T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
Flathead Lake
Contact:
Hilary Devlin
406-883-1341

Get your hands wet and participate in great science!

The Secchi Dip-in is a nationwide program and this year YOU can participate! Adopt a secchi disk and dip-in to Flathead Lake to measure water clarity!

HOW: Adopt a Secchi disk and learn how to use it.

WHEN: Training opportunities in June and July. Then, dip your Secchi disk in Flathead Lake on a sunny day during July 15-20 and report your location and value.

WHY: To keep a watchful eye on Flathead Lake’s beautiful, clear water as a community and participate in great science locally and nationally!

Adopt a Secchi Participation Options:

  • Water clarity, $40 donation – Receive a custom-made Secchi disk, training to use it, and a final report for the Flathead Lake Dip-in.
  • Water clarity, nutrients, algal biomass, & calcium, $100 donation – After you dip-in, take a water sample. Let’s learn more about Flathead

Lake’s water quality, your Flathead Lake site, and contribute to the Flathead Lake Monitoring Program.

  • Sponsorship, Choose your own donation amount – Support our Citizen Science Initiative and Flathead Lake water quality monitoring.
  • Own your own Secchi Disk? Contact Hilary Devlin to participate.

The Secchi Dip-in is a nationwide program and this year YOU can participate! Adopt a secchi disk and dip-in to Flathead Lake to measure water clarity!