Gallatin Microplastics Initiative

Administering Entity: Adventure Scientists
Entity Type(s): NGO
Select all that Apply: Streams, Rivers
Primary Data Type(s): Microplastic Pollution
Primary Watershed Monitoring Objective(s): Baseline, Trends, Education and Outreach
Subbasin: Gallatin, MT (10020008)
Counties: Gallatin County
Volunteers: Yes
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Contact Name: Katie Christiansen
Contact Email: katie@adventurescientists.org
The aim of the Gallatin Microplastics Initiative was to examine the presence, size, and type of microplastics in the Gallatin Watershed over two years. In addition, the project sought to describe the seasonality of microplastic pollution in a headwaters watershed