Water Quality Monitoring : A Practical Guide to the Design and Implementation of Freshwater Quality Studies and Monitoring Programmes

  title={Water Quality Monitoring : A Practical Guide to the Design and Implementation of Freshwater Quality Studies and Monitoring Programmes},
  author={Richard Ballance and Jamie K. Bartram},
Introduction. Water Quality. Designing a Monitoring Programme. Resources for a Monitoring Programme. Field Work and Sampling. Field Testing Methods. Physical and Chemical Analyses. Advanced Instrumental Analysis. Analytical Quality Assurance. Microbiological Analyses. Biological Monitoring. Hydrological Measurements. Sediment Measurements. Use and Reporting Of Monitoring Data. Index. 
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