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Water Resources--Office of Water Quality

coverbeakerNational Field Manual
for the Collection of
Water-Quality Data

Techniques of Water-Resources Investigations
Book 9
Handbooks for Water-Resources Investigations


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Section A--National Field Manual for the
Collection of Water-Quality Data---------------

Cover
Back of Title Page
Foreword
A1.
Preparations for Water Sampling
A2.
Selection of Equipment for Water Sampling
A3.
Cleaning of Equipment for Water Sampling
A4.
Collection of Water Samples
A5.
Processing of Water Samples
A6.
Field Measurements
6.0
General Information and Guidelines
6.1
Temperature
6.2
Dissolved Oxygen
6.3
Specific Electrical Conductance
6.4
pH
6.5
Reduction-Oxidation Potential-Electrode Method
6.6
Alkalinity and Acid Neutralizing Capacity
6.7
Turbidity

A7.
Biological Indicators
7.1
Fecal Indicator Bacteria

A8.
Bottom-Material Samples
A9.
Safety in Field Activities


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