Kids in the Creek

The Clear Creek Student Restoration and Monitoring Project is a collaborative service-learning project that teaches and provides educational experiences about the Upper Clear Creek watershed in Shasta County, California. This project is located on French Gulch Creek near the town of French Gulch  and aims to assist students from three local schools with studying, restoring, and monitoring riparian habitat severely burned during the August 2004 French Fire.

Friday, December 30, 2005

Water Quality 12-28-05



Check out the HIGH WATER!!

Chris W., Chris G., and Leslie visited the site while the kids were on winter break...

  • pH meter: 8.45
  • Turbidity: 99.9 VTU (off the charts!)
  • Temp: 10.6° C (pH meter) & 10.3° C (DO meter)
  • Dissolved Oxygen: 12.01 ppm @ 107.3%
  • Phosphates: 10 ppm
  • Nitrates: 0.5 ppm
  • Surface Flow: ~10'/sec
See you all next year!