Project called InfoAmazonia is training residents of riverside communities to monitor water quality in the region.
Sensor network will monitor water quality in communities in the Amazon
In 2015, our team will release InfoAmazonia Network, an environmental monitoring sensor system of low cost that will be able to measure basic parameters of water quality and send alerts to consumers.
Motherboard: InfoAmazonia want to monitor water quality in th north of Brazil
The idea is to bring information to communities about the water they consume. A device performs measurements at refueling points such as rivers, and sends them to a central that may disclose, on a website or via SMS, the quality of water.