Assessing Water Quality for Human Consumption, Agriculture, and Aquatic Life Uses

Author: Federal
Media Type: Document
Water Monitoring Keywords: Data Analysis
Watershed 101 Keywords: Water Quality and Pollution
Water Resource Type: Broadly Applicable
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Specific Agency Author: Pick, Tom (NRCS)

This technical note is a guide for determining the suitability of water supplies for their intended use. This includes groundwater developed by wells or obtained from springs as well as surface water. Beneficial uses addressed include domestic, livestock, irrigation, industrial, aquatic life, and recreation.