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Water quality monitoring [electronic resource] : a practical guide to the design and implementation of freshwater quality studies and monitoring programmes / edited by Jamie Bartram and Richard Ballance.

Contributor(s): Bartram, Jamie | Ballance, Richard | United Nations Environment Programme | World Health Organization.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London ; New York : E & FN Spon, 1996Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (xii, 383 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0203476794 (electronic bk.); 9780203476796 (electronic bk.); 9780419223207 (acid-free paper); 0419223207 (acid-free paper); 0203785037 (Formato Adobe eReader); 9780203785034 (Formato Adobe eReader).Subject(s): Water quality -- Measurement | Water -- Analysis | Eau -- Qualit�e -- Mesure | Eau -- Analyse | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Environmental -- Water SupplyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Water quality monitoring.DDC classification: 628.114 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
1. Introduction -- 2. Water quality -- 3. Designing a monitoring programme -- 4. Resources for a monitoring programme -- 5. Field work and sampling -- 6. Field testing methods -- 7. Physical and chemical analyses -- 8. Advanced instrumental analysis -- 9. Analytical quality assurance -- 10. Microbiological analyses -- 11. Biological monitoring -- 12. Hydrological measurements -- 13. Sediment measurements -- 14. Use and reporting of monitoring data.
Summary: The approaches and methods for water quality monitoring described in this handbook are based upon the experience gained, over two decades, with the design and establishment of the global freshwater quality monitoring network, GEMS/WATER. The GEMS/WATER programme is co-sponsored by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Health organization (WHO), together with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Meteorological Organiza ...
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Published on behalf of United Nations Environment Programme, World Health Organization.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The approaches and methods for water quality monitoring described in this handbook are based upon the experience gained, over two decades, with the design and establishment of the global freshwater quality monitoring network, GEMS/WATER. The GEMS/WATER programme is co-sponsored by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Health organization (WHO), together with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Meteorological Organiza ...

1. Introduction -- 2. Water quality -- 3. Designing a monitoring programme -- 4. Resources for a monitoring programme -- 5. Field work and sampling -- 6. Field testing methods -- 7. Physical and chemical analyses -- 8. Advanced instrumental analysis -- 9. Analytical quality assurance -- 10. Microbiological analyses -- 11. Biological monitoring -- 12. Hydrological measurements -- 13. Sediment measurements -- 14. Use and reporting of monitoring data.

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