Program Info

Website
http://sfyl.ifas.ufl.edu/miami-dade/natural-resources/biscayne-bay-water-watch-/
Region(s)
SE
Summary
"Biscayne Bay Water Watch (BBWW) is a community-based volunteer water quality monitoring program developed and managed by the UF/IFAS Sea Grant Extension Program in Miami-Dade County. The goal of BBWW is to garner attention to the health of Biscayne Bay and promote awareness about the importance of water quality on our local environment and economy." (http://sfyl.ifas.ufl.edu/miami-dade/natural-resources/biscayne-bay-water-watch-/ )
Parameters
Dissolved oxygen (mg/L), Temperature (deg. C), pH, Salinity (ppt), Depth (m)
Notes
https://www.flseagrant.org/news/2015/09/florida-sea-grant-miami-waterkeeper-receive-noaa-grant-to-keep-biscayne-bay-healthy/ . The Biscayne Bay Water Watch (BBWW) program concluded in 2019 as most of the sites adopted by volunteers were re-adsorbed into the county’s water monitoring program.
Application
Publications
Start
2015
End
2019
Frequency
Monthly
Method
Discrete water samples collected by hand by trained volunteers.
Discontinuity
Data Location
Data Format

Habitats
Water Column
SEACAR Citation
University of Florida; Florida Sea Grant; UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County; Miami Waterkeeper . (2019). Biscayne Bay Water Watch . Updated 06/30/2020. Distributed by: SEACAR Data Discovery Interface, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. https://data.florida-seacar.org/programs/details/4057
Alternative Citation

indicates priority attributes

Contacts

Export Standardized Data

Habitat(s) : Indicator(s) Last Updated File Download
Water Column : Water Quality 03/27/24 03:50 PM Download File - Discrete WQ - 4057.txt
DIP Document N/A Download File - DIP

Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection Managed Areas

Biscayne Bay, Florida Keys NMS

Indicators

Indicator
Water Column - Water Quality

Documentation and Data provided by program

File Type File Name Added On Details
Data IndicatorData.zip 01/25/19 09:40 AM View Details
GIS All_Sites_Public.xlsx 01/25/19 09:40 AM View Details
Protocols OnlineDocuments.zip 01/25/19 09:40 AM View Details
Protocols Statewide Water Watch.docx 01/25/19 09:40 AM View Details