Wellntel’s WaterDrop BookMark creates an easily navigable platform to share live publicly available as well as private (opted-in) data to create dynamic water dashboards and public-facing websites.
Tag Archives: Citizen Science
Starting Now: Anyone can share local water facts
WaterDropTM BookMark enables anyone to share local facts about water.
Wellntel is proud to be helping concerned citizens in rural Oregon
This press release was issued by a creative and hard-working group of Oregonians. We’re honored to be working with them. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2018. Monroe, Oregon. Concerns about groundwater availability and development pressure in rural South Benton County have spurred local residents to form a community groundwater monitoring network to study local groundwaterContinue reading “Wellntel is proud to be helping concerned citizens in rural Oregon”
Wellntel at Badger Rock Center finds hydrologic connections
Wellntel systems at the Badger Rock Center are tracking groundwater and water in storage on the south side of Madison, Wisconsin. Data from the systems help neighbors, gardeners, teachers, students, and facility managers to see connections between rainfall, rainfall collection, pumping for irrigation, and groundwater levels in the shallow aquifer underlying the school, its gardens, and the neighborhood. Recently,Continue reading “Wellntel at Badger Rock Center finds hydrologic connections”
August 17th: Groundwater in South Benton County Oregon
Learn how citizens and neighbors of South Benton County Oregon can work together to measure and understand groundwater, build community support for smart local management, and protect property value. See live demonstrations, discuss project goals, enjoy refreshments. At the Alpine Community Center 6pm – 8pm, August 17th
As central oversight lessens, neighbors take resilience into their own hands
The need for continuous hydrological data is growing, while the ability of government agencies to collect and interpret these data is flat or declining. Photo from Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey Bulletin 111, full citation below * The responsibility for groundwater resource management is shifting from governments to citizens Recent legislation and legal rulings onContinue reading “As central oversight lessens, neighbors take resilience into their own hands”
Comparing Wellntel to conventional technology for accuracy, performance, and cost
Groundwater professionals, stakeholders and the science-minded are keen to take advantage of the massive scientific, social and economic benefits of Wellntel, but understandably, they need to know how Wellntel compares in terms of accuracy, performance and cost, compared with technologies that they currently use to measure groundwater levels. So in test sites all over the US,Continue reading “Comparing Wellntel to conventional technology for accuracy, performance, and cost”