You just met five common macroinvertebrates. Did you learn to recognize them? Take this quiz and find out if you're a Macro Master.
If you got four or more answers correct on the first try, you're well on your way to learning how to do macroinvertebrate monitoring. Macroinvertebrate monitoring is a way of collecting macros from a stream, identifying what you found, and then using your observations to estimate how clean the stream is. It's a fun and powerful way to understand water quality in your community.