Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring
Site 17 - Rum Point
Site 17: Rum Point
This site is on Sinepuxent Bay and has been monitored by Janet Cherrix since August 1998.
Name: Janet H. Cherrix
Site#: 17 Site Name; Rum Point Pier
Location of Site: End of Rum Point Lane
Occupation: Retired Land Developer
Interests and Hobbies: Walking, Yoga, Travel
Spouse? Children?: Married - Two grown daughters
How long have you lived near the Coastal Bays? All my life - 58 years
What did you enjoy most about the Coastal Bay (Fishing, Swimming, Boating, etc.)? The quiet serenity, clamming, crabbing, kayaking.
What do you like least about the Coastal Bays? Jet skis and increased boat traffic.
What related experience do you bring to the program? No scientific knowledge but a life-long knowledge of the area.
Why did you decide to become a volunteer monitor? Love of the bays and increasing concern regarding its use.
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