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Chlorophyll-A filtration standard operating procedure

Description

This document describes the procedures, methods, and practices used by Alberta Environment and Parks Resource Stewardship Division personnel when filtering water samples for analysis of chlorophyll-a (chl-a) in phytoplankton after surface water sampling events. The procedures in this document are to be followed when filtering samples in the workplace laboratory or in the field. This document is a revised version of a previous procedure found in Section 2.7 of the Aquatic Ecosystems Field Sampling Protocols (Alberta Environment, 2006).

Updated

June 1, 2020

Tags
chlorophyll-a phytoplankton surface water water quality

Title and publication information

Type
Standard
Extent

11 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment and Parks

Contributor

Kruk, Mary.

Contributor

Pope, Jessica.

Contributor

Morse, Rachel.

Contributor

Emmerton, Craig.

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Environment
Subject (LCSH)

Chlorophyll--Analysis.

Subject (LCSH)

Filters and filtration.

Subject (LCSH)

Chemical apparatus.

Resource Dates

Date Created

2020-06-01

Date Added

2020-06-04T19:40:34.548842

Date Modified

2020-06-01

Date Issued

2020-06-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

9781460147658

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Environment and Parks

Contact Email

AEP.OCS@gov.ab.ca