Water Quality on the Kuskokwim



This module will provide an introduction to the Water Quality on the Kuskokwim River.  We will first discuss parameters that are used to determine water quality in freshwater systems, next we will touch briefly on drinking water standards in Alaska, and lastly we will share with you some of the Tribal programs that are going on right now to document baseline water quality.  


Parameters of Water Quality in Freshwater Systems

Water Quality Standards in Alaska                            GTC Environmental Coordinator During Water Sampling in GeorgetownPhoto credit: J Samuelson                                                                                            

Middle Kuskokwim River Water Quality Project