Water Quality Monitoring in the Presidio of San Francisco
Why Is Water Quality Important?
Why Do We Monitor Water Quality in the Presidio?
How Do We Use the Monitoring Data?
- To determine the extent to which lakes and streams at the Presidio meet federal and state water quality standards for recreation
- To guide and evaluate projects to improve water resources, such as the ongoing Mountain Lake restoration efforts
What Have We Learned?
For More Information:
NPS I&M Water Quality Technician
San Francisco Bay Area Inventory & Monitoring Network
Pacific Coast Science & Learning Center
The Presidio Trust
Summary by Angela Pincetich, March 2014.
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Last updated: May 7, 2018