Aquatic Plant Monitoring in Washington State
Entry ID: wa_de_aquaticplant

[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: Freshwater aquatic plant monitoring is conducted within the Department
of Ecology.s Environmental Monitoring and Trends Section. The
program's purpose is to track aquatic plant community changes in lakes
and rivers throughout the state, concentrating on invasive non-native
species such as Eurasian milfoil. The aquatic plant monitoring program
was established as part of the Freshwater Aquatic Weed Program in
1991. These programs provide expertise on aquatic plant issues and a
source of grant money (see Aquatic Weeds Financial Assistance
Information) for local invasive aquatic plant management projects.
Related URL
Description: Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.0   S: 46.25   E: -117.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Washington State Department of Ecology, Environmental Monitoring and Trends
Dataset Title: Aquatic Plant Monitoring in Washington State
Dataset Release Date: unknown
Dataset Release Place: Olympia, Washington
Dataset Publisher: Washington State Department of Ecology
Data Presentation Form: database
Online Resource: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/eap/lakes/aquaticplants/index.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Department of Ecology, Washington State Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: JENNIFER PARSONS
Email: jenp461 at ecy.wa.gov
Contact Address:
Washington State Department of Ecology
Environmental Assessment Program
Central Regional Office
P.O. Box 47600
City: Olympia
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98504-7600
Country: USA
Distribution
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: jenp461 at ecy.wa.gov
Contact Address:
Washington State Department of Ecology
Environmental Assessment Program
Central Regional Office
P.O. Box 47600
City: Olympia
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98504-7600
Country: USA
View entire list
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-12
Future DIF Review Date: 2003-07-30
[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site