Handbook of Techniques for Aquatic Sediments Sampling

Handbook of Techniques for Aquatic Sediments Sampling

by Alena Mudroch, Scott D. MacKnight
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849335876

ISBN-13: 9780849335877

Pub. Date: 03/20/1991

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This up-to-date revision of a bestseller sets the standard for planning and implementing cost-effective sediment sampling programs. Handbook of Techniques for Aquatic Sediments Sampling, Second Edition is the only comprehensive text on procedures for sampling bottom sediments, suspended sediments, and sediment pore water. Practical guidance is also provided for

Overview

This up-to-date revision of a bestseller sets the standard for planning and implementing cost-effective sediment sampling programs. Handbook of Techniques for Aquatic Sediments Sampling, Second Edition is the only comprehensive text on procedures for sampling bottom sediments, suspended sediments, and sediment pore water. Practical guidance is also provided for sample handling and preservation to ensure accurate physicochemical analysis. No other reference source provides more tools for obtaining representative samples for evaluating potential contaminant effects on aquatic environments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849335877
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/20/1991
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.09(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction, A. Mudroch and S.D. MacKnight

Project and Data Review, A. Mudroch and S.D. MacKnight

Selection of Bottom Sediment Sampling Stations, S.D. MacKnight

Bottom Sediment Sampling, A. Mudroch and S.D. MacKnight

Sampling the Settling and Suspended Particulate Matter, F. Rosa, J. Bloesch, and D.E. Rathke

Sediment Preservation, Processing, and Storage, A. Mudroch and R.A. Bourbonniere

Sediment Pore Water Sampling, D.D. Adams

Case Studies, J.M. Azcue, J.R.D. Guimarães, A. Mudroch, P. Mudroch, and O. Malm

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