Marine Water Quality Monitoring in Washington State
Entry ID: wa_de_marinewaterquality

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Summary
Abstract: The Washington State Department of Ecology has conducted marine water
quality monitoring at a number of stations in Puget Sound, Grays
Harbor and Willapa Bay since 1973. About 40 stations are monitored
each year on a monthly basis. Some stations are monitored every year
while some are monitored on a rotating schedule.

Parameters monitored include profiles of temperature, salinity,
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 47.0   S: 46.25   E: -123.75   W: -124.25
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 30 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Washington State Department of Ecology
Dataset Title: Marine Water Quality Monitoring in Washington State
Dataset Release Date: unknown
Dataset Release Place: Olympia, Washington
Dataset Publisher: Washington State Department of Ecology
Online Resource: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/eap/mar_wat/mwm_intr.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1973-01-01
Quality Data quality and measurement procedures have varied significantly over
the period. Beware of these attributes before any analysis of these
data. Data quality is indicated by a data qualifier code (qc) with
four levels 1-state of the art method, adequate quality control 2-Less
precise method, quality control, 3-Known or suspected data problem;
4-Unknown method or quality control, C-calculated value.
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: JAN NEWTON
Phone: 360 407-6675
Email: jnew461 at ECY.WA.GOV
Contact Address:
Washington State Department of Ecology
City: Olympia
Province or State: Washington
Country: USA
Distribution
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 360 407-6675
Email: jnew461 at ECY.WA.GOV
Contact Address:
Washington State Department of Ecology
City: Olympia
Province or State: Washington
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-21
Future DIF Review Date: 2003-07-30
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