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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Guidelines on Sampling and Statistical Methodologies for Ambient Pesticide Monitoring.
CORP Author Federal Working Group on Pest Management, Rockville, Md.
Year Published 1974
Report Number FWGPM-74-2;
Stock Number PB-239 798
Additional Subjects Sampling ; Monitors ; Residues ; Air ; Soils ; Water ; Animals ; Fishes ; Estuaries ; Biological tissues ; Humans ; Food ; Statistical analysis ; Data processing ; Experimental design ; Gas sampling ; Pesticides ; Air pollution sampling ; Water pollution sampling ; Pesticide residues
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-239 798 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 51p
The report presents general guidelines for sampling and statistical methods for ambient pesticide monitoring. The following major chapter headings are included: Statistical and Study Design; Air; Soil; The Hydrologic Environment; Estuaries; Fresh Water Fish; Wildlife; Food and Feeds; Human Tissues. Discussions presented in each chapter include: selection of species or substrate to be sampled, criteria for sampling site selection, sampling equipment selection and care; criteria for selection of pesticides to be monitored; specific techniques; sample handling and storage. Several chapters contain literature references.