*If you are an individual looking volunteer with a monitoring program, complete the Application for Assistance and be sure to include your location so we can connect you with the nearest program.
CMC members include organizations, groups and communities, working with the CMC to collect and share data throughout the Chesapeake Bay watershed. To become a member a monitoring group at a minimum agrees to:
The CMC service providers in return provide general support for starting or maintaining a monitoring program based on the needs of the CMC members.
Any group interested in establishing a new volunteer-based or community water quality monitoring program or has an existing monitoring program and wants to contribute to the Chesapeake Bay Program and wider audiences. This can include, but is not limited to:
Check out our list of current CMC Members!
Join our newsletter to find out about trainings happening around the watershed, events related to water quality monitoring, and the member groups that make up the Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperative.