This project is supported in part by a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency: Montana Groundwater Academy (96830301). Additional funding has been provided by Missoula Valley Water Quality District, Mountain Water Company, University of Montana, and other organizations and individuals. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Environmental Protection Agency or other funders.
The Montana Groundwater Academy brings together students, educators, scientists, researchers, and community volunteers, providing opportunities for students to connect with local STEM role models. Program facilitators include UM professors and graduate students as well as scientists and educators from the Missoula Valley Water Quality District, Watershed Education Network, Clark Fork Coalition, Bitter Root RC&D, and Salish Kootenai College.