Watershed Assessment, Education, Training, Monitoring
Resources In Northeastern Pennsylvania

Mr. Brian Oram is a licensed professional geologist and soil scientist with over 20 years experience in applied earth and environmental sciences.  Mr. Oram has conducted research and consulting projects related to acid mine drainage ( AMD ), mine drainage, lake and stream monitoring programs, wetland creation and monitoring, filtration plant performance evaluations, testing new point of use water treatment devices and systems, hydrogeological evaluations, geological investigations, soils testing, soil morphological evaluations, water well drilling and construction, drinking water testing, mail order water testing kit program, and land reclamation. Mr. Oram has also been involved with Citizen Monitoring and other Environmental Training Programs for groups within the United States, Europe, and even the former Soviet Union.

Watershed Education - Watershed Investigations

Alkalinity, Ammonia, Bacteria, Chlorides, Conductivity
Chlorophyll a,
Microcystin Analysis Dissolved Oxygen, E. Coli, Fecal Bacteria
Macroinvertebrates, Metals, Nitrates, Odor, pH
Phosphates, Temperature, Turbidity

Watershed Project Summaries

Calculate A Water Quality Index- Online Calculator (updated)
Conversion Factors Calculator (Pressure, Flow, Length, Volume, etc)
Water Quality Conversion Calculator

Groundwater Education - Environmental Restoration

Citizen Monitoring Programs

Education Outreach/ Training 

Stream Flow Measurements, Water Budgets, Hydrological Cycle
Online Conversion Calculators

Soil Science and Geoscience Field Training Opportunities

Private Well Testing and Construction

Homeowner, Private Well Owner Outreach Program

Check out - Our Power Point Training Section


  Online Education and Training