Environmental Monitoring & Assessment Program: Field Operations Manual for Streams

Author: Federal
Media Type: Website
Water Monitoring Keywords: Field Methods, Biological and Habitat
Water Resource Type: Streams / Rivers
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Specific Agency Author: Peck, D.V., J.M. Lazorchak, and D.J. Klemm

The manual describes guidelines and standardized procedures for evaluating the biological integrity of surface waters of streams. It was developed to provide the Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program (EMAP) with bioassessment methods for determining the status and monitoring trends of the environmental condition of freshwater streams.