IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project:
Contact Person: Lora Dolphin-Leahy
Address: 26 Pleasant Hill Rd.
Phone: 319-624-2252
Email: ldl@inav.net
Water Bodies Monitored:
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Linn
Number of Members: 2
Ages: 46, 42
Year Established: 2005

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Eagle Grove High School Science Class
Contact Person: Dave Baker
Address: 33 Parkview Dr, Eagle Grove, IA 50533
Phone: (515) 448- 4505
Email: dbaker@eagle-grove.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Boone River
Number of Sites: 3
Counties: Wright
Number of Members: 70
Ages: Teens
Year Established: 2001

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Bear Lake
Contact Person: Scott Marpe
Address: 13197 690th Ave Box 237 Emmons, Mn
Phone: (608) 852-3521
Email: scottmarpe@hotmail.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Bear Lake
Number of Sites: 2
Counties: Freeborn (MN)
Number of Members: 1
Ages: 49
Year Established: 2002

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Clear Creek
Contact Person: Jean Hagert Dow
Address: 212 West Bend Circle, Ames, IA 50014
Phone: (515) 292- 1839
Email: jeanhagertdow@isunet.net
Water Bodies Monitored: Clear Creek
Number of Sites: 2
Counties: Boone and Story
Number of Members: 3
Ages: Adult
Year Established: 1999

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Cooperative Lakes Area Monitoring Project
Contact Person: Jane Shuttleworth
Address: 1838 Hwy 86, Milford, IA 51351
Phone: (712) 337- 3669 x305
Email: lakeside@rconnect.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Lakes in Dickinson and Palo Alto counties
Number of Sites: Many
Counties: Dickinson and Palo Alto
Number of Members: 45- 50
Ages: All
Year Established: 1999

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Des Moines Area Community College, Environmental Science Lab
Contact Person: Dr. Danielle M. Wirth
Address: 1100 7th St, Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone:
Email:
Water Bodies Monitored: Rock Creek
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Polk
Number of Members: Varies
Ages: Adults
Year Established: 1993

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: ECO Monitors
Contact Person: Lowell Wiele
Address: 522 Auburn Ave, Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: (641) 774- 2948
Email: lucasccb@lucasco.net
Water Bodies Monitored: Lakes in Lucas county, Pin Oak Marsh and Chariton River
Number of Sites: 7
Counties: Lucas
Number of Members: 15- 20
Ages: All
Year Established: 1988

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Five Island Lake Restoration Project
Contact Person: James L Coffey
Address: 3108 6th St, Emmetsburg, IA 50536
Phone: (712) 852- 4810
Email:
Water Bodies Monitored: Five Island Lake
Number of Sites: 5
Counties: Palo Alto
Number of Members: 3
Ages: Adults
Year Established: 1990

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Help Our World
Contact Person: Phyllis Goodman
Address: 1601 Vine, West Des Moines, IA 50265
Phone: (515) 274- 4319
Email: goodmanp@home.wdm.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Walnut Creek
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Polk
Number of Members: Varies
Ages: 13- 21
Year Established: 1998

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Hilton Creek Watershed
Contact Person: Tom Sandersfeld
Address: 791 E Milford St, Marengo, IA 52301
Phone: (319) 642- 7077
Email: tssand@netins.net
Water Bodies Monitored: Hilton Creek, Sandersfeld Creek, BarSan Creek and Bear Creek
Number of Sites: 4
Counties: Iowa
Number of Members: 1
Ages: Adult
Year Established: 2001

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: IdaWater
Contact Person: Steve Hummel
Address: 202 Jasper Ave
Phone: 712-364-3300
Email: naturalist_idaccb@frontiernet.net
Water Bodies Monitored: Odebolt Creek, Battle Creek, Halfway Creek, Battle Creek Outdoor Classroom Pond
Number of Sites: 5
Counties: Ida
Number of Members: ~65
Ages: High Schoo, Adult
Year Established: 2005

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Iowa Riverbend Streamkeepers
Contact Person: Dawn Anderson Rascher
Address: 729 21st St, Bettendorf, IA 52722
Phone: (563) 344- 6563
Email: danderson@aea9.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Duck Creek, Nahant Marsh and others
Number of Sites: 12
Counties: Cedar, Jackson, Muscatine, Louisa, Scott and Clinton
Number of Members: 28 teachers and their students
Ages: Teens and Adults
Year Established: 1998

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Kuemper Monitoring Team
Contact Person: Mary Koester
Address: 17714 Ivy Ave, Carroll, IA 51401
Phone: (712) 792- 0893
Email: dnkoes@netins.net or MAKoester@kuemper.pvt.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Middle River
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Carroll
Number of Members: 10
Ages: Teens and Adults
Year Established: 1999

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Lake Delhi Restoration Project
Contact Person: Sue Behrns
Address: 25211 209th Ave, Delhi, IA 52223
Phone: (563) 922- 2070
Email: Behrns@uni.edu
Water Bodies Monitored: Maquoketa River at Lake Delhi
Number of Sites: 8
Counties: Delaware
Number of Members: 25- 30
Ages: over 50
Year Established: 1999

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Larkers
Contact Person: Meredith & Dan Borchardt
Address: 322 20th Street SE, Clarskville, IA 50619
Phone: (641) 424- 8431
Email: borchardt@netconx.net
Water Bodies Monitored: Dry Creek a tributary of the Shell Rock River
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Bulter
Number of Members: 2
Ages: Adults
Year Established: 2002

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Linn County Izaak Walton League- Save Our Streams
Contact Person: Norn Fluegel
Address: 6329 Eastview Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone: (319) 369- 8675
Email:
Water Bodies Monitored: Cedar River, Otter Creek, Indian Creek, McLeod Run and Wapsipicon River
Number of Sites: 10
Counties: Linn
Number of Members: Varies
Ages: All
Year Established: 1994

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Little Four Mile Creek Awareness
Contact Person: Chuck Maurer
Address: P.O. Box 517 Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone: 515-577-1665
Email: iowaatheist@juno.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Little Four Mile Creek and it's tributaries
Number of Sites: 8
Counties: Polk
Number of Members: 2
Ages: 36,11
Year Established: 2005

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Maquoketa Watershed
Contact Person: Michael Savage
Address: 1101 Doctor St, Manchester, IA 57057
Phone: (319) 972- 5004
Email: mike_savage@bbs.wdelaware.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Maquoketa River at Dundee and Coffins Creek
Number of Sites: 2
Counties: Delaware
Number of Members: 175
Ages: Teens
Year Established: 1995

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Marion High School Field Biology/ Composition
Contact Person: Richard Sloan or Jim Bates
Address:
Phone:
Email: rsloan@marion.k12.ia.us or jbates@marion.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Indian Creek
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Linn
Number of Members: 100
Ages: Teens
Year Established: 1978

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: McBride Watershed Project
Contact Person:
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IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Mineral Creek Water Quality Project
Contact Person: Darcy Lee Keil
Address: 603 ½ E Platt, Maquoketa, IA 52060
Phone: (319) 652- 2337
Email: darcy.keil@ia.nrcs.usda.gov
Water Bodies Monitored:
Number of Sites: 20
Counties: Jones and Jackson
Number of Members: 13
Ages: 13 and up
Year Established: 2000

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Minnehaha Creek Watershed Project
Contact Person: Judie Krebsbach
Address: Grundy SWCD Office, 805 West 4th St, Grundy Center, IA 50638
Phone: (319) 824- 3634
Email: judith.krebsbach@ia.usda.gov
Water Bodies Monitored: Minnehaha Creek
Number of Sites: 3
Counties: Grundy
Number of Members: 11
Ages:
Year Established: 1999

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: North Cedar Stream Study
Contact Person: Margaret Sadeghpour- Kramer
Address: Box 16, Martelle, IA 52305
Phone: (319) 482- 4281
Email: mskandmk@aol.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Mill Creek
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Cedar
Number of Members: 75
Ages: 12 and under
Year Established: 1996

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Pine Creek
Contact Person: M. Lynne Sootheran
Address: 714 Ridge Road, Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: (563) 382- 8607
Email: simmonke@luther.edu
Water Bodies Monitored: Pine Creek
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Winneshiek
Number of Members: 2
Ages: over 50
Year Established: 2000

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Pioneer Watershed Watch
Contact Person: Gary De Vries
Address: 787 182nd Ave, Inwood, IA 51240
Phone: (712) 753- 4917
Email: garydave@west_lyon.k12.ia.us
Water Bodies Monitored: Lake Pahoja
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Lyon
Number of Members: 15
Ages: 13 and up
Year Established: 1929

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Rathbun Lake Water Quality Project
Contact Person:
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IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Snyder Creek Watershed
Contact Person: James Martin
Address: 238 Stevens Drive, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone: (319) 363- 3328
Email: watershedsunite@aol.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Snyder Creek
Number of Sites: 6
Counties: Johnson
Number of Members: 3
Ages: Adults
Year Established: 1999

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Squaw Creek Watershed Council
Contact Person: Gaylan Crim
Address: 1750 140th St, Boone, IA 50036
Phone: (515) 435- 5026
Email: gbcrim@opencominc.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Squaw Creek and its tributaries
Number of Sites: 31
Counties: Hamilton, Boone and Story
Number of Members: Varies
Ages: Adults
Year Established: 2001

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Wapsie Valley
Contact Person: Tony Foster
Address: 104 Halpin Fairbank.50629, Box 94
Phone: (319) 635-2224
Email:
Water Bodies Monitored:
Number of Sites:
Counties: Bremer
Number of Members: 15-20
Ages: 16-49
Year Established: 2002

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Wapsipinicon Volunteer Water Monitors
Contact Person: Jeremy Viles
Address: 503 17th Street SE, Independence, IA 50644
Phone: (319) 334- 4105
Email: Jeremy.viles@ia.usda.gov
Water Bodies Monitored: Wapsipinicon River Basin
Number of Sites: 18
Counties: Black Hawk, Buchanan, and Bremer
Number of Members: 25
Ages:
Year Established: 2001

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Water Monitoring Team, First Presbyterian Church
Contact Person: Rev. Sam Hamilton- Poore
Address: 31 River Heights Drive, Mason City, IA 50401
Phone: (641) 423- 4961
Email: terrysam@jumpgate.net
Water Bodies Monitored: Willow Creek
Number of Sites: 1
Counties: Cerro Gordo
Number of Members: 5
Ages: All
Year Established: 2000

IOWATER Watershed Water-Monitoring Group:

Monitoring Project: Wright County Water Quality Education Program
Contact Person: Bruce Voigts
Address: Wright CCB 1768, O’Brien Ave, Clarion, IA 50525
Phone: (515) 532- 2579 or at work (515) 532- 3185
Email: bruce_voigts@hotmail.com
Water Bodies Monitored: Streams and rivers throughout Wright County
Number of Sites: 51
Counties: Wright
Number of Members: 60
Ages: All
Year Established: 1995