Water Monitoring Data Management Resources

Recording water monitoring data is important to show evidence of water contamination and hold CAFOs accountable. Use the following materials to record water monitoring data, build a record of stream health, and share data with others.

Data Management Spreadsheet Template

Use this spreadsheet template to record your water monitoring data including time of sampling, test strip results, weather observations, and more. 

  • To make your own Google Sheets version, click file > make a copy
  • To make your own Microsoft Excel version, click file > download > Microsoft Excel
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Data Management Document

Download and use this fillable PDF to document water monitoring observations and results in the field. We recommend transferring this information to your data management spreadsheet after sampling for long-term storage.

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