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Texas Stream Team Trainers

Texas Stream Team trainers exhibit an exceptional level of commitment to the Texas Stream Team program by taking on the responsibility to ensure interested trainees receive the training necessary to become a citizen scientist. Texas Stream Team trainers play a vital role in ensuring the statewide network of citizen scientists continues to grow. The role of a trainer is crucial because the quality of data collected depends upon the quality of training.

Trainer Resources (updated December 2019)

Surveys and Forms

Quality Assurance Survey
Training Request Form
Supply Order Form

2019 Trainer Webinar

Agenda
 

Monitoring Forms

Citizen Scientist Environmental Monitoring Form
Advanced Citizen Scientist Environmental Monitoring Form
 

Monitoring Plans

Citizen Scientist Monitoring Plan
Group Citizen Scientist Monitoring Plan
 

Core Water Quality Citizen Scientist Training

Texas Stream Team Core Water Quality Citizen Scientist Manual
Core Water Quality Citizen Scientist Training Packet
Core PowerPoint Training Presentation
Standard Core Training Checklist
Standard Core Field Guide
Probe Core Training Checklist
Probe Core Field Guide
Probe Core Troubleshooting Field Guide (coming soon)
 

Advanced Water Quality Citizen Scientist Training

Texas Stream Team Advanced Water Quality Citizen Scientist Manual
Advanced Water Quality Citizen Scientist Training Packet
Advanced PowerPoint Training Presentation
Advanced Training Checklist
Orthophosphate Field Guide(coming soon)
Nitrate-Nitrogen & Turbidity Field Guide (coming soon)
E.coli Field Guide (coming soon)
 

Trainer Training

Standard Core Trainer Training Packet
Probe Core Trainer Training Packet
Advanced Trainer Training Packet

Additional Resources

Citizen Scientist Commitment Statement, Liability Release, and Equipment Loan Agreement Form
Training Sign-In Sheet
Training Summary Form
Trainer Certification Form
Measures of Success Survey PDF
Measures of Success Survey Online
ID Card Request Form (upon request)
Private Property Access Form
Partner Activity Report Form PDF
Kit Checkout Form
Site Selection Protocol
YouTube Quality Control and Parameter Videos
Trainer Certification Form (coming soon)
Texas Stream Team Citizen Scientist Trainer Manual (coming soon)
Texas Stream Team Quality Assurance Manual (coming soon)