Lycoming College (Williamsport, PA) Students Participate in the 2016 Secchi Dip-In

Read the article about Lycoming College (Williamsport, PA) students participating in the 2016 Secchi Dip-In!

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Secchi Dip-In, July 2016

Celebrate Lakes Appreciation Month with us! ORGANIZE – Use SciStarter to plan a Secchi Dip-In social event. Create and distribute advertisements locally. SHARE your activities on social media! Twitter – @SecchiDipIn, #SecchiDipIn2016, #NALMS Facebook – Secchi Dip-In LinkedIn – The North American Lake Management Society (NALMS) SUBMIT your data to the Secchi Dip-In Online Database. - Having trouble submitting data? Review our step-by-step guide (on the Participate page) or e-mail us at secchidipin@nalms.org. - You can also support lake-monitoring ...

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Secchi Dip-In Mentioned in News!

The Meadville Tribune reports that Pennslyvania has designated July as Lakes Appreciation Month. The article also mentioned the Secchi Dip-In program and provided a link to our website!      

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RELEASED: Step-By-Step Guide for Data Submission

Data-Submission FAQ   A step-by-step guide for data submission has been posted!  The guide can be found on the Participate page and screen shots are included to make the data-submission process (via the Secchi Dip-In Website) as painless as possible.   You may also submit data while in the field, via the Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network’s (GLEON) Lake Observer App. Lake Observer provides video guides for using the Lake Observer App.  Please, submit via the app or the Secchi Dip-In website, not both!   Questions and comments are always ...

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Volunteer List posted!

Check out the Secchi Dip-In Volunteer List!   THANK YOU to all of our volunteers!   Volunteers are the backbone of our program  -  Secchi Dip-In (SDI) couldn't exist without them and we sincerely appreciate the time, knowledge, and skills each volunteer donates to SDI efforts!   Water bodies around the globe can only realistically remain clean via the sampling and outreach volunteers perform throughout the year.

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Secchi Dip-In Program Recognized at 2016 White House Water Summit

March 22nd, 2016 Secchi Dip-in and the GLEON Lake Observer app were recognized at the White House Water Summit "...for empowering citizen scientists with tools and resources essential to effective water quality monitoring." Find out more at here!

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2016 Secchi Dip-In – Celebrate Lakes Appreciation Month with us!

-  WHEN  -   July 2016 -  WHERE  -   Everywhere (Current sampling locations are focused within the United States and Canada.) - WHO -   Everyone   Secchi Dip-In 2016 (View our printable flyers!  -  Secchi Dip-In 2016 Flyer; Lakes Appreciation Month Flyer) 2016 marks the 23rd anniversary of the Dip-In and the 151st anniversary of the very first Secchi dip by Father Pietro Angelo Secchi. Each summer Dip-In participants add their water transparency measurements to a unique effort and thus demonstrate that they are an invaluable part of the effort to monitor ...

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