Monitoring Project goes online

The Elk County Monitoring Project website is now up and running and available to the public.The website, powered by NexSens Technology, relays data from the satellite telemetry systems installed in the streams and watersheds.The monitoring project is designed to keep an eye on stream conditions in the wake of the Marcellus Shale drilling by measuring the temperature, flow and conductivity in each stream. The total project cost for the program is estimated at $329,330.Two of the 11 systems are online and running.