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Waikato River water quality monitoring programme: data report 2013

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Report: TR 2014/31

Author: A Tulagi

About this report

This report provides information on routine monthly monitoring during 2013 of water quality at 10 sites on the Waikato River. Additional information is provided in the appendices on flow and datasonde deployments.

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Contents

1 Introduction
1.1 Background
1.2 Report content
1.3 Water quality guidelines and standards
2 The Waikato River monitoring programme design
2.1 Sampling collection
2.2 Sample locations
2.3 Water quality parameters
2.4 Quality control, data storage and analysis
2.5 Reports
3 Results
3.1 Waikato River monitoring programme
  Summary statistics
  Parameter graphs
  Comparison with water quality standards
  Raw data
  References
  Appendix I: Flow information
  Appendix II: Datasonde deployments
  Appendix II: Diurnal variation of selected water quality parameters
  Appendix III: Water quality parameters
  Appendix III: Guidelines and standards
  Appendix III: Analytical methods