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Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981

Details:

Title

Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981

Other title

Alligator Rivers Region - Regional Surface Water Quality Monitoring, Volumes 1,2,3 (Plus draft)

Creator

Northern Territory. Department of Transport and Works. Water Division, Environmental Section

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report ; 49/1983

Date

1983-04-01

Notes

At head of title: Water Division, Dept. of Transport &​ Works, Northern Territory. "April 1983".

Language

English

Subject

Water quality -- Northern Territory -- Alligator Rivers Region; Hydrology -- Northern Territory -- Alligator Rivers Region

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

Report ; 49/1983

Format

3 volumes. ; 30 cm

File type

application/pdf

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Related links

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672725 [Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981 - WRD83049_v_1.pdf]; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672727 [Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981 - WRD83049_v_2.pdf]; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672729 [Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981 - WRD83049_v_3.pdf]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/229664

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672725

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672729; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672727

Page content

Technical Report WRD83049 Viewed at 14:07:10 on 29/07/2010 Page 71 of 440. 7 0. I I be fo:-warde::': to ali. approo,.;ed external laboratory. I (b) It is recol~ended that the Supervising Scientist establish automatic continuous recordi~g instruments for te~perature, I pH and conductance ~easGre~ents at one gauging station, I (both data logger a~d analogue output needed) to test the usefulness of such measure~ents. I 0 " . N'Jtrients I (a) These are not currently part of any regular mo~itoring Nutr ierc t sar..pling presents significant problems I (b) 3 . (a) program. with regard to sample preservatio~. I It is reco~:tended tl-'.at sa~ples fo:- these analyses be collected in Whirl-Pak samplers and frozen in the fiele. t Until local capacity and expertise to ~andle these analyses is established, we recommend sa~ples be forwarded I to an acceptable external laboratory. I \<Je recoatlend -chat -c.he Supervising Scientist Pancon to have all TOC/~OC analysis do~e at negotiate '.<lith I Ja Ja laboratory using existing :acilities. I Trace M.etals I o;:ly total r;,etal Tro.ie reco~_-cte:r.d t..ha t for the . . . IlrSl. year, paraffieters ~e ~easure~. Sa:l'.pling a:',d sa:-cple ?reservation I procedu~es are t..o be carried out according to sta~dard procedures ~o be deli~eate6 by a wo~king group. I E'ince a:-.alysis in the mai:o is for sub ,Mg/1 conce:otrations, I c2::::-aul at..tentio:J :-:.eeG.s to be paL:: to standa:-d sa.;.-r,pling I a~d a~alytical procedures. . .. /8 I