Sandpoint Wastewater Outfall Station

Water Quality Monitoring Station

Pend Oreille River

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Status – No Known Issues

Citizen Scientist(s): Tim French

The Sandpoint Wastewater Outfall station is on the Pend Oreille River, adjacent to Memorial Field in Sandpoint.

Samples are collected at “the mixing zone”, where treated wastewater and river water mix.

Location: 48°15’43.89″ 116°33’22.27

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Laboratory analysis of water samples are very expensive totalling about $1,000 per station per field season. Your donation helps cover the costs of collecting & analyzing water samples.

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