2016 Volunteer Stream Monitoring Program Grants Announced

April 18, 2016

MiCorps is pleased to announce this year’s grant recipients for the 2016 Volunteer Stream Monitoring Program’s (VSMP) competitive grants program. Each year, the VSMP provides funding to organizations interested in monitoring their streams and rivers. For 2016, a total of nearly $64,000 was awarded for three Aquatic Macroinvertebrate Survey grants, two Aquatic Macroinvertebrate Survey start-up grants, three Road/Stream Crossing Inventory grants, and two Stream Flow Monitoring Pilot Project grants (new in 2016).

For more details or to learn more about the 2016 funded projects, please view the full announcement. Questions about the grant application process should be directed to Dr. Paul Steen, Huron River Watershed Council, at 734-769-5123 or psteen@hrwc.org.

Information on the training workshop for stream monitoring methods for the 2016 grant recipients and other interested parties will be announced in the coming weeks.