By: Nohra Murad and Jenny Cutraro
Maintaining clean waterways: it’s a challenge confronted at the local level by communities across the globe. Stormwater runoff, trash, even sewage overflow, often contaminate urban waterways, degrading wildlife habitat, reducing opportunities for recreation, and placing drinking water supplies at risk.
To confront this challenge, citizen scientists across the country have come together to monitor and protect their watersheds. One such example is Tookan