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For Volunteers

Please download and read the LAKEWATCH Training Manual to learn what will be expected of you as a volunteer.

 In return for participating, volunteers receive:

  • A free newsletter subscription
  • Free sampling supplies and the use of provided sampling equipment
  • Free training in lake monitoring procedures
  • Periodic updates of your monthly data, including an annual report
  • Access to experts in lake management who can help with questions
  • Invitations to free Florida LAKEWATCH volunteer appreciation meetings.

photo of a female volunteer in a boat with a young child