Volunteer Time Tracking Form Quick Links The Story of Maine’s Lake Ice Cover November 10, 2023 No Comments Campaigns and Fundraising Events August 8, 2022 No Comments Ice-In & Ice-Out Tracking December 31, 2021 No Comments Volunteer Programs & Tools December 22, 2021 No Comments Latest News from LSM December 22, 2021 No Comments Attention LSM volunteers please complete this form providing us with your hours dedicated to monitoring and lake stewardship activities this past year. This information helps us determine volunteer value which is reported to various funding sources and helps us secure future funding. Use this form to submit any time and expenses related to your monitoring and lake stewardship activities. Please submit this form to us before the end of the year.Name(Required) First Last PhoneEmail(Required) What LSM activities are you submitting time for?(Required)Please select all that apply. Water Quality Aquatic Invasive Species Ice coverage monitoring Watershed surveys Alum treatments or restoration activities Bacterial monitoring Over what time period are you submitting stewardship hours?(Required) The entire field season Multiple dates, but less than the field season Only one day Date of activity(Required)If multiple dates, please just indicate your most recent one this season MM slash DD slash YYYY Number of volunteers(Required)Please state, including yourself, how many people were out on the water.Please enter a number from 1 to 99.What monitoring-related activities did you perform? Planning of sampling / surveying (planning survey locations, looking up weather, organizing team, et cetera) Preparations of gear and equipment (fueling boat, getting gear out of storage, et cetera) Time spent travelling to boat launch or other access Time spent obtaining certification or recertification for WQ monitoring or AIS surveying Time spent traveling on the water to the monitoring site Monitoring conditions on the lake, of the aquatic communities, observing ice conditions, performing watershed survey, et cetera Identification of samples (plant, algae, animal) Performing analysis of samples (toxin testing, alkalinity titration, et cetera) Performing removal of Aquatic Invasive Species Total of monitoring-related activity time(Required)Please state how much time you as a group spent monitoring and in related activities.Please enter a number from 0 to 9999.75.What stewardship-related activities did you perform? Providing technical support to local monitoring efforts Outreach to schools / youth Outreach to public officials Outreach to lake associations Outreach to general community members Attendance at LSM annual conference or webinars Researching information on (educating yourself about) AIS, cyanobacteria, erosion BMPs, et cetera Other time commitments Please list other time commitments you participated in(Required)Click the plus button to add an additional line for each separate activity Add RemoveTotal of stewardship-related activity timePlease state how much time you as a group spent in other Stewardship activities.Please enter a number from 0 to 9999.75.HiddenOn the water monitoring/survey timePlease state how much time you as a group spent out on the water surveying (including on the water travel to the survey site).Please enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenTravel time for monitoring/surveysPlease state how much time you as a group spent traveling to the site.Please enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenOff the water time (preparing & stowing gear, plant identification, etc.)Please state how much time you as a group spent preparing, identifying plants, or decamping.Please enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenCoordinating/providing technical support to local monitoring effortPlease state how much time you as a group spent providing support locallyPlease enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenMapping and reportingPlease state how much time you as a group spent mapping and reporting dataPlease enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenOutreach to schools/youthPlease state how much time you as a group spent communicating with schools and youths.Please enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenOutreach to public officialsPlease state how much time you as a group spent communicating with public officials.Please enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenOutreach to lake association(s)Please state how much time you as a group spent communicating with lake associations.Please enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenOther community outreachPlease state how much time you as a group spent performing other types of community outreachPlease enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenOther time commitments not mentioned abovePlease state how much time you as a group spent in these other activitiesPlease enter a number from .25 to 9999.75.HiddenTotal contributed hoursTotal mileage spent in monitoring and outreach activitiesPlease enter a number greater than or equal to 0.List of equipment and materials(Required)Any personal equipment or materials consumed in the process of monitoring or performing outreach activities (postage costs, boat, boat fuel, boating gear, personal monitoring equipment, materials, printed documents, etc.) Any analysis costs paid for by yourself or the lake organization for samples such as total phosphorus or eDNA. Click the plus button to add an additional line for each piece of equipment. Add RemoveEstimated total cost of equipment and materials used(Required)Please enter a number greater than or equal to 0.If you have any questions, please call us at 207-783-7733, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.