The Watershed Monitoring Laboratory serves as a staging area for watershed monitoring activities, including equipment setup, calibration, and repair, as well as sample preparation and storage.  The lab has equipment for standard physical soil tests, such as bulk density, specific gravity, and particle size analysis. The laboratory is equipped with:

  • Campbell Scientific CR23X, CR10X and CR1000 dataloggers
  • ISCO 3700 and 6700 automated samplers
  • Sontek 3-D Flowtracker field acoustic doppler velocimeter
  • Survey-grade GPS system
  • DH-48 sediment sampler and churn splitter
  • Submerged jet test device