ConnectorSupplier.com learned the history of the Mayfly Data Logger and its potential to transform water quality monitoring from EnviroDIY co-founders Anthony Aufdenkampe and Shannon Hicks and EnviroDIY collaborator, Beth Fisher.
Our goal was to supply Comfort Lake Forest Lake Watershed District in Forest Lake, Minnesota with an easy to use, low cost, and low power system that continuously monitors groundwater levels with minimal visits to the site.
"This is experiential learning at its best: getting kids in the stream, getting them interacting in their environment." Students at Milton Hershey School in Pennsylvania are deploying water-quality-monitoring sensor stations in a creek that runs through their campus.
During 2017, Stroud Water Research Center provided over 30 EnviroDIY sensor stations to watershed groups working in the Delaware River Basin to support monitoring, education, and outreach.
Introducing resources and tools you can use to build data loggers that can form the core of your DIY freshwater or terrestrial monitoring system.
A few weeks ago we released the latest hardware version of the Mayfly board, version v0.5. Here are the all of the new features that were added to the board for this release: The board now accepts an external voltage of 4 to 12 volts. The previous board versions couldn’t accept anything higher than 6v on the external power input without causing some overheating on a regulator and some powe...[Read More]