Contact Us

Water Action Volunteers Program

UW–Madison Division of Extension
Natural Resources Institute

445 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706

Contact WAV Staff


Katy Bradford, WAV Program Manager
Emily Heald, Rivers Educator
Lily Butler, WAV and AIS Outreach Student Assistant


Contact a local WAV Coordinator

The WAV Program partners with nearly 50 local groups and organizations to support and train volunteer stream monitors around the state. To learn about local volunteer stream monitoring opportunities and local water quality efforts, contact your local WAV Coordinator.

Look up WAV Coordinators by county