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Water monitoring

Definition (

Studies conducted to estimate the quantity and the quality of pollutants, nutrients and suspended solids contained in water bodies and to assess sources and factors associated with agricultural practices, industrial activities or other human activities. (Gemet)

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Groundwater monitoring
Pollution monitoring
Water quality
Water quality measurements
Water quality surveys

This term is used for the following terms: 
Water quality monitoring

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