Updated: Jul 24, 2020
On July 17, Savannah Bearden (Cherokee Co.) and Isaiah Atoe (Tarrant Co.) had the opportunity to tour Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens. They helped with testing water quality, pH levels, composite dissolved oxygen measurements. They also learned to calibrate water quality instruments, prepare samples for CBOD analysis and take field measurements. Lynn Blumen, Fish and Wildlife Technicia, taught themwhy it’s important to take these measurements.