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Main Title Great river ecosystems field operations manual environmental monitoring and assessment program. {electronic resource} :
Author Angradi, T. R. ; Schweiger, E. W. ; Hill, B. H. ; Bolgrien, D. W. ; Lazorchak, J. M. ;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development. ;Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission, Cincinnati. ;National Park Service, Fort Collins, CO. Water Resources Div.
Publisher United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development,
Year Published 2006
Report Number EPA/620/R-06/002
Stock Number PB2006-111244
OCLC Number 70834873
Additional Subjects Environmental monitoring ; Environmental assessments ; Rivers ; Water pollution monitoring ; Manuals ; Fresh water ; Aquatic ecosystems ; Field operations ; Base location activities ; Site verification ; Water chemistry ; Plankton ; Aquatic vegetation ; Riparian habitats ; Fish ; Contaminants ; Sediments ; Periphyton ; Biotic ; Abiotic ; Information management ; Procedures ; Water quality ; Central Basin(United States) ; Benthic macroinvertebrates
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELDD  EPA/620/R-06/002 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 06/11/2009
NTIS  PB2006-111244 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 227 p. : digital, PDF file.
This manual describes procedures for collecting samples and field measurements for biotic assemblages and abiotic characteristics of the Great Rivers of the Central Basin of the United States: the Missouri, Upper Mississippi, and Ohio Rivers. The purpose of this manual is to document the field procedures to be used in the Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program for Great River Ecosystems (EMAP-GRE). In addition to the technical and logistic aspects of field operations, this manual emphasizes health and safety considerations, data quality assurance (QA), and information management (IM). Not included in this manual are laboratory protocols, sample-design details, or protocols for data analysis or interpretation.
Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 4, 2006). "" "EPA/620/R-06/002." Includes bibliographical references.