Stream Channel Reference Sites
Entry ID: BRD_NPS_ASC_DNP_1stream

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Summary
Abstract: Compilation of protocols for the sampling and analyses of aquatic systems in
Denali National Park and Preserve's long-term ecological monitoring (LTEM)
program. The aquatic systems monitoring program may be separated into three
components: Stream hydrology, Water Chemistry, and Aquatic Biology. Stream
hydrology includes physical measurements such as stream discharge, gauging
station operations, suspended sediment and turbidity measurements, channel
morphometry surveys, and bed material classification. The water chemistry
measurements include major ions, nutrients, pH, alkalinity, and conductivity.
The aquatic biological includes benthic invertebrate collection. Protocols for
benthic invertebrate collection are documented in a separate manual.
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Description: Metadata record
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 64.0   S: -64.0   E: 149.0   W: -149.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kenneth Karle
Dataset Title: Stream Channel Reference SitesA Channel morphometry and water chemistry monitori
Dataset Release Date: 1998
Dataset Release Place: Denali Park, AK
Dataset Publisher: National Park Service, Denali National Park and Preserve
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-01-01
Quality Several methods were used to ensure laboratory accuracy and precision
in processing water chemistry samples. The data validation and
verification procedures were taken from USDA (1993) and APHA (1985).
The correctness of analyses for the primary replicate samples are
checked using anion-cation balances.
Access Constraints none
Use Constraints none
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Denali National Preserve, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nps.gov/dena/
Dataset ID: BRD_NPS_ASC_DNP_1stream

Data Center Personnel
Name: KENNETH KARLE
Phone: 907-683-9549
Fax: 907-683-9639
Email: ken_karle at nps.gov
Contact Address:
National Park Service, Denali National Park and Preserve
P.O. Box Box 9
City: Denali
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99755
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 907-683-9549
Fax: 907-683-9639
Email: ken_karle at nps.gov
Contact Address:
National Park Service, Denali National Park and Preserve
P.O. Box Box 9
City: Denali
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99755
Country: USA
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Publications/References
National Park Service, Denali National Park and Preserve. 1997.
Stream Channel Reference Sites: Channel Morphometry and Water
Chemistry Monitoring Protocol.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-05-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-05-07
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