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Measuring stream temperature with digital data loggers: a user's guide

Posted date: August 01, 2018
Publication Year: 
2005
Authors: Dunham, Jason; Chandler, Gwynne L.; Rieman, Bruce; Martin, Don
Publication Series: 
General Technical Report (GTR)
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-150. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 15 p.

Abstract

Digital data loggers (thermographs) are among the most widespread instruments in use for monitoring physical conditions in aquatic ecosystems. The intent of this protocol is to provide guidelines for selecting and programming data loggers, sampling water temperatures in the field, data screening and analysis, and data archiving.

Citation

Dunham, Jason; Chandler, Gwynne; Rieman, Bruce; Martin, Don. 2005. Measuring stream temperature with digital data loggers: a user's guide. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-150WWW. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 15 p.