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Main Title Quality Assurance Audits of the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) State-Operated Precipitation Collection Network.
Author Eaton, W. C. ; Moore, C. E. ; Ward, D. A. ;
CORP Author Research Triangle Inst., Research Triangle Park, NC.;Environmental Monitoring Systems Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.
Year Published 1987
Report Number EPA-68-02-4125; EPA/600/4-87/019;
Stock Number PB87-208740
Additional Subjects Precipitation(Meteorology) ; State government ; Quality assurance ; Performance ; Technical assistance ; Evaluation ; Collecting methods ; Measuring instruments ; State Operated Precipitation Network ; Environmental Protection Agency
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB87-208740 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/21/1988
Collation 63p
The document is a summary report of the findings from quality assurance and technical assistance visits made in 1985-86 to the 27 sites that comprise the State-Operated Precipitation Network. The network is staffed mainly by state environmental agencies and forestry commissions. It is under the overall sponsorship of regional and national offices of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Protocols and procedures followed in conducting the site visits are described. Results of systems and performance audits are discussed for siting, collection equipment, and the field support laboratories.