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Measuring stream temperature with digital data loggers: a user's guideAuthor(s): Jason Dunham; Gwynne Chandler; Bruce Rieman; Don Martin
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-150. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 15 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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DescriptionDigital 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.
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CitationDunham, 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.
Keywordstemperature measurement, temperature sampling, thermographs, temperature dataloggers, water temperature, aquatic monitoring, monitoring protocol, data quality control
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