Weekly Water Quality Monitoring

Here are this week’s results, performed Thursday, July 15, 2021. Published each Friday through our Facebook Page.

Citizen Scientists Certification

On Saturday, July 17 2021 at 9AM, Estuario carried out the Citizen Scientists Certification Introductory Workshop, Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring, with Water Quality Monitoring and Citizen Science Coordinator Harold Manrique, through Zoom. Twenty-three people participated.

Read more about the Citizen Scientists Certification process here: Certificación de Ciudadanos Científicos – Estuario

Water Quality Monitoring Day of Puerto Rico 2021

Registration process has begun for our annual Water Quality Monitoring Day of Puerto Rico, which will be celebrated this Saturday, August 28, 2021. 

Estuario will provide the first training workshop, which aims to explain preparation protocols, handling of monitoring kits and data recompilation and submission before, during and after the event. The first workshop will be provided Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 3PM through Facebook Live. 

 

Estuario Resident Artist

This week, Resident Artist Michelle Malley teaches us how to make tables utilizing old & used glass bottles. 

Media Coverage & Publications

Guillama Capella, M. July 8, 2021. Con la mira en 2023 para la primera fase del dragado del caño Martín Peña. Metro.pr. Web. https://www.metro.pr/pr/noticias/2021/07/08/la-mira-2023-la-primera-fase-del-dragado-del-cano-martin-pena.html?fbclid=IwAR33XeruPdQAN5ULRgu_cNv8OmlAwIA7kA6wHLLuktrWuTBhFPZHZO7IqZA

Rosario, F. July 8, 2021. Pierluisi anuncia obras para encaminar el dragado del Caño Martín Peña. Primera Hora. Web. https://www.primerahora.com/noticias/gobierno-politica/notas/pierluisi-anuncia-obras-para-encaminar-el-dragado-del-cano-martin-pena/

Preparing for the Hurricane Season

We’re in the midst of the Atlantic hurricane season. As part of hazard mitigation efforts, Estuario is enacting a season-wide informative campaign, centered in the promotion of Estuario’s Virtual Resilent Community Hub. The hub continues to be updated with essential information to the public regarding preparation and hazard mitigation management.

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The San Juan Bay Estuary Watershed’s water quality management and restoration actions are possible thanks to our public. Donations to the San Juan Bay Estuary Program are deductible in Federal and Local tax returns. 

For more information and to make a donation, click here: https://estuario.org/donate/