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Puget Sound Estuary Protocols

Publication number Date Published
15-09-046March 2015
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Author(s) Department of Ecology, EPA, and Puget Sound Water Quality Authority
Description This document is a compilation of the Puget Sound Estuary Protocols (PSEP). These protocols are used by the state to guide sampling and analysis of sediment, tissue, and water. They are intended to accompany specific guidance, such as the Sediment Cleanup Users Manual II.
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Keywords PSEP, Puget Sound Estuary Protocols, tissue sampling, water quality sampling, microbiology, QA QC, station positioning, conventional water quality variables, environmental variables, field sampling, fish pathology, benthos, organics, bioassay, tissue, metals, water, marine mammals
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Sediment Cleanup User’s Manual II (SCUM II): Guidance for Implementing the Cleanup Provisions of the Sediment Management Standards, Chapter 173-204 WAC