Road Salt

Why Become A Winter Watchdog?

  • Be a trailblazing citizen scientist and contribute to cutting-edge research

  • Learn more about emerging water quality issues

  • Invite visiting family and friends to explore the Milwaukee-area and test the water with you

  • Help us take steps in solving one of our most troubling water quality issues in the Milwaukee River Basin

Winter Watchdog Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years old to sign up

  • Must read and sign volunteer waiver during training

  • Must be comfortable traveling on roads within 48 hours after snowfalls and other winter weather events.