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Measuring stream temperature with digital data loggers: a user's guide

Informally Refereed
Authors: Jason Dunham, Gwynne Chandler, Bruce Rieman, Don Martin
Year: 2005
Type: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
DOI: https://doi.org/10.2737/RMRS-GTR-150
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-150. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 15 p.

Abstract

Digital data loggers (thermographs) are among the most widespread instruments in use for monitoring physical conditions in aquatic ecosystems. The intent of this protocol is to provide guidelines for selecting and programming data loggers, sampling water temperatures in the field, data screening and analysis, and data archiving.

Keywords

temperature measurement, temperature sampling, thermographs, temperature dataloggers, water temperature, aquatic monitoring, monitoring protocol, data quality control

Citation

Dunham, Jason; Chandler, Gwynne; Rieman, Bruce; Martin, Don. 2005. Measuring stream temperature with digital data loggers: a user's guide. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-150WWW. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 15 p.
Citations
https://www.fs.usda.gov/research/treesearch/9476