1st Edition

Water Quality Monitoring
A Practical Guide to the Design and Implementation of Freshwater Quality Studies and Monitoring Programmes

ISBN 9780419223207
Published April 2, 1998 by CRC Press
396 Pages

USD $290.00

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Book Description

Water quality monitoring is a fundamental tool in the management of freshwater resources, and this book covers the entire monitoring process providing detailed guidance for implementing a monitoring network with step-by-step descriptions of field and laboratory methods.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Water Quality. Designing a Monitoring Programme. Resources for a Monitoring Programme. Field Work and Sampling. Field Testing Methods. Physical and Chemical Analyses. Advanced Instrumental Analysis. Analytical Quality Assurance. Microbiological Analyses. Biological Monitoring. Hydrological Measurements. Sediment Measurements. Use and Reporting Of Monitoring Data. Index.

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Bartram, Jamie; Ballance, Richard