Guidance document on collection and preparation of sediments for physicochemical characterization and biological testing / by Gladys L. Stephenson. Issued by the Technology Development Directorate. : En49-24/1-29E

This document describes methods recommended by Environment Canada (EC) for the selection of sampling stations within a study site, and the collection, handling, storage, transportation, and manipulation of samples of whole sediments from marine, estuarine, and freshwater environments, for the purposes of physicochemical characterization and/or biological assessment using whole sediments, pore waters, or sediment elutriates.--Abstract

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Department/Agency Canada.Environment Canada. Environmental Protection Service.
Title Guidance document on collection and preparation of sediments for physicochemical characterization and biological testing / by Gladys L. Stephenson. Issued by the Technology Development Directorate.
Series title Environmental Protection series. [Reference methods]EPS 1/RM/29
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Format Paper
Other formats Electronic-[English]
Note(s) "This document describes methods recommended by Environment Canada (EC) for the selection of sampling stations within a study site, and the collection, handling, storage, transportation, and manipulation of samples of whole sediments from marine, estuarine, and freshwater environments, for the purposes of physicochemical characterization and/or biological assessment using whole sediments, pore waters, or sediment elutriates."--Abstract.
Publishing information Ottawa - Ontario : Environment Canada. 1995.
Binding Softcover
Description xxix, 144p. : figs., references, tables ; 28 cm.
ISBN 0-660-16297-0
Catalogue number
  • En49-24/1-29E
Subject terms Water quality
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