Welcome to the WSR Partnership Portal. This page is designed to give you – our partners – the tools you need to utilize the data collected for this project. Below you will find: dates, data, resources, and media.

If you have any questions or comments about this page, or want to see more information, don’t hesitate to reach out at

Important Dates

Events, webinars, data submissions, project updates, get them all right here.

October 14th, 2021: State Water Quality Management Summit with Adventure Scientists

Project Field Seasons
Year 1: June 2020 – January 31, 2021 

Year 2: April 1 – September 1, 2021
            October 1 – February 28, 2022

​Year 3: April 1 – September 1, 2022
            October 1 – February 28, 2023

Final season: April 1 – September 1, 2023

Project Data

Data Dashboard

The dashboard below illustrates where data have been collected throughout the life of the project. The dashboard is interactive so you can explore different aspects of the dataset. For a more in depth view of the data click the button below to go to the full dashboard.

Water Quality Portal (WQP)

The WQP is the EPA regulated water quality data warehouse. The information and videos below guide you through the process of accessing data through this portal.

To access this dataset we ask that you fill out the form on the data request page. Button below. Once your request has been approved you will receive a link that will allow you to download the dataset on WQP as well as the raw “out of the field” version of the dataset we curate ourselves.

If you run into technical difficulties, please contact our data administrator at

Important Resources

This project follows the guidelines set forth from the QAPP document, which was developed with federal partners, as well as some state agencies. 

Volunteers with this project collect data in the field after completing an interactive online training. We supply them with sampling equipment and printed protocol booklets. Digital copies of those printed protocols can be found below.

Field Probe Protocol
Grab Sample Protocol
​Grab Sample and Field Blanks Protocol
Invasive Species Guide

Project Media

In the Field

Below is a slideshow from our dedicated adventure volunteers.

​In the Press

Read articles or watch videos about the Wild and Scenic Rivers project.

Kalmiopsis Trip Report: Exploring Chrome Creek