River Health Workshop - Mountain River

During this workshop, you will: 

  • Learn how to test water quality and identify waterbugs with John Gooderham, Simon Roberts, and Chris Bobbi
  • Learn how to start a Waterwatch group
  • Learn how to restore local waterways sensitively
  • Learn about Landcare issues in your local catchment
  • Meet local likeminded people and Landcare groups
  • Get excited about citizen science and what you can do


Before coming to the workshop, please download The Waterbug App (free, Android and ios-Apple) and register. You can download it from Google Play, the App Store, or www.thewaterbugapp.com


Please carpool to this event if you can! 


Workshop Plan:

  • Arrive at Mountain River Hall
  • Welcome, introduction and talk by Landcare Tasmania CEO Peter Stronach.
  • Talk about the local importance of eucalyptus ovata forest by Cassie Strain from NRM South. 
  • Begin the water testing and waterbug ID workshop.
  • Lunch break, provided by local restaurant My Slice of Pie. 
  • Continue water testing and waterbug ID workshop.
  • To finish up the workshop, we will learn how to start and run a Waterwatch Group from Simon Roberts. 
June 25, 2022 at 10:30am - 2:30pm
Mountain River Hall
263 Mountain River Rd
Mountain River, TAS 7109
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Evie Drinnan · · 0362347117
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