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A precipitation collector and automated pH-monitoring systemAuthor(s): Gerald M. Aubertin; Benjamin C. Thorner; John Campbell
Source: Research Note NE-220. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 8p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionA sensitive precipitation collector and automated pH-monitoring system are described. This system provides for continuous monitoring and recording of the pH of precipitation. Discrete or composite rainwater samples are manually obtainable for chemical analyses. The system can easily be adapted to accommodate a flow-through specific conductance probe and monitoring components.
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CitationAubertin, Gerald M.; Thorner, Benjamin C.; Campbell, John. 1976. A precipitation collector and automated pH-monitoring system. Research Note NE-220. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 8p.
KeywordsPrecipitation, rain, pH, precipitation chemistry, acid rain, atmospheric quality, precipitation monitoring
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