Freshwater Explorer Testkit

(5 customer reviews)


Our flagship kit, designed for freshwater. We designed this kit for people of all ages. No previous testing experience required. Our field guides and training videos include step-by-step directions on how to use the different tests, understand the results, and record your observations in our app. This kit is a great way for small organizations and individuals to gather data on their lakes and rivers, without breaking the bank.

You can also add your own custom design for an additional fee. These should be in a single colour as a simple line graphic. We will create a mockup for your approval! More details on co-branding.

Bulk discounts available. 5% off 5 or more.  10% off 10 or more.

SKU: WR0029 Category:


This requires handling glass and chemicals, so suited to those who like to feel like real scientists. This kit has also been compared to professional probes by Carleton University with good results: read the report.
Each kit contains…

  • Thermometer (air temperature)
  • Secchi disc (water clarity or depth)
  • A pack of 50 test strips (pH, alkalinity, hardness)
  • Container to collect used test strips
  • Conductivity meter (conductivity, water temperature)
  • Conductivity meter calibration instructions + solution
  • Sample containers with lid
  • Testkit field notepad and pen
  • Waterproof phone case
  • 5 Whirl pak bags with 3 gloves
  • Field guide
  • CHEMets Dissolved Oxygen Kit (comes with 30 ampoules)
  • 5 Stickers and 3 badges
  • Reacher stick
  • Magnet reminder of this year’s testing dates

Additional information

Weight 1.65 kg
Dimensions 18 × 24 × 25 cm

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