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Guidelines for use of water-quality monitors

Open-File Report 83-681

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Abstract

This manual contains methods and procedures used by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) for collecting specific conductance, dissolved oxygen, water temperature, and pH data for ground water, streams, lakes, reservoirs, and estuaries by means of permanently installed, continuously recording, water quality monitors. The topics discussed include the selection of monitoring sites, selection and installation of shelters and equipment, and standard methods of calibration, operation and maintenance of water-quality monitors.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Guidelines for use of water-quality monitors
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
83-681
Edition:
-
Year Published:
1983
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey,
Description:
ix, 103 p. ill. ;28 cm.