HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE WEEK ENDING AUGUST 16 2020

Water Quality Monitoring Day of Puerto Rico Update

Estuario handed out 107 Water Quality Monitoring kits from five distribution stations set up in strategic locations throughout the Island, on Saturday August 15, 2020. The kits were provided following state-mandated COVID-19 physical distancing guidelines to signed-up participants with prior appointment. 

The distribution event was made possible in collaboration with the Surfrider Foundation of Rincón, Jobos Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve at Salinas, Estuario’s Resilient Community Hub Taller Comunidad La Goyco in San Juan, and the Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DRNA) at Arecibo and Fajardo.

Weekly Water Quality Monitoring

Here are the results from the Water Quality Monitoring performed August 13 2020. Released every Friday at 3PM, through our Facebook Page. 

Listen to the latest Episode of Estuario Sonoro

The fifth episode of Estuario’s biweekly podcast Estuario Sonoro features residents, merchants and Staff Members in conversation about the current state and future of the Condado Lagoon National Estuarine Reserve. 

Subscribe through your favorite app or listen to it here: https://estuario.org/podcasts

Media Coverage

Alicea Torres, K. Saturday, August 15 2020. Esclarecen evento de mortandad de peces y anguilas en aguas de la zona metro. El Nuevo Día. Web. https://www.elnuevodia.com/ciencia-ambiente/flora-fauna/notas/esclarecen-evento-de-mortandad-de-peces-y-anguilas-en-aguas-de-la-zona-metro/

Alicea Torres, K. Sunday, August 16 2020. Esclarecen evento de mortandad. El Nuevo Día. A Fondo. pp.42-43.