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RMRS-RN-49: Sampling procedure for lake or stream surface water chemistry
Musselman, Robert. 2012. Sampling procedure for lake or stream surface water chemistry. Res. Note RMRS-RN-49. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 11 p.
Surface waters collected in the field for chemical analyses are easily contaminated. This research note presents a step-by-step detailed description of how to avoid sample contamination when field collecting, processing, and transporting surface water samples for laboratory analysis.
Keywords: stream surface water, chemical analyses, sample collection
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Sampling procedure for lake or stream surface water chemistry
Electronic Publish Date: April 24, 2012
Last Update: April 24, 2012
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