Protecting Water from Pesticide Pollution (1.5 credits in NY)



Water is one of our most important resources. The Earth's freshwater is stored in lakes, rivers, and streams or below ground in aquifers. Pesticide contamination of water is of great concern from many perspectives. This course provides information on nature of water, how it may become contaminated with pesticides, and how contamination can be prevented.

Goals of This Module

  • Become familiar with the general movement of water above and below the soil surface.
  • Understand the factors that affect the risk of groundwater and surface water contamination by pesticides.
  • Know how to protect water resources from pesticide contamination.

FACTS ABOUT this Module: This module is approved in New York for 1.5 Core recertification credits. You must be logged in and working in the course activities for a minimum of 90 minutes. The credits are earned after completing the Pre-Test, reading and studying the content of the module, then successfully completing the Post-Test. The last thing is to click on the certificate function. A temporary certificate generated. An official certificate will be mailed to you.

*If you are certified in one of these states: Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, or West Virginia, you can check the state specific information page to confirm approval and recertification credit value.

*Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, and Connecticut have approved all DLC courses and awards the same credits as New York.

Price: $45.00