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RECORD NUMBER: 530 OF 1245
|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.|
|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|
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.