Sampling
sampling

Taking samples is a key technique in environmental monitoring. Sample collection, when done well, can be cheap, numerous samples can be taken, and many people can participate in sample collection. Lead image from @warren's [work](https://publiclab.org/notes/warren/03-25-2019/water-sampling-workshop-with-a-mega-coqui-kit-with-one-cranston) ## Types of sampling Not all of these types of sampling have pages yet, but we are working together to collect these resources, so please help by editing this page: * [Water sampling](/wiki/water-sampling) * [Soil sampling](/wiki/soil-sampling) * [Air sampling](/wiki/air-sampling) * [Dust sampling](/wiki/dust-sampling) * [Spectrometry sampling](/wiki/spectrometry-sampling) Please add other types of sampling here as well. ## Questions Ask and answer general questions about sampling: [questions:sampling] ...


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kgradow1 "Hi Stevie! I'd like to link this on the bucket project page, would you be willing to add the tag bucket-monitor? " | Read more » over 2 years ago
MadTinker "We take two different samples: one sample is used for local chemistry analysis (alkalinity, pH, hardness, ...). That sample is collected typically ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
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stevie "Thanks @MadTinker! Question for you - The sample bottles I found here are a little smaller than ones I've used in the past, and the ones suggested ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
MadTinker "Nice explanation. I do this a few times a month and this is the same procedure accepted in Colorado. The one minor difference is the option to use ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
yaa8616 "A great article to begin with. True Hindi Shayari And to be honest Harsh is one of the person on this planet that inspire me to have my own blog an..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
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atlaslab_marketing "Nice Aricle!! ATLAS lube oil testing research centre gives quality and condition evaluation of oils utilised in motors and other equipment. We inc..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
liz "Awesome! Looking forward to updates! " | Read more » about 3 years ago
jjcreedon "Hi Liz, We are getting very good feedback. To get the kit ready to market, it appears we only have a few tweaks (manual, etc.). The biggest issue i..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
jjcreedon "PAH's and heavy metals (lead, mercury, arsenic, etc.). " | Read more » about 3 years ago
liz "Hi Jackie, Love this post! How did new people just learning about the kit find it in terms of useability and understanding what was happening? " | Read more » about 3 years ago
pataxte "what are you testing for? Minerals? pH? contaminants? thx! " | Read more » about 3 years ago
liz " Thanks @profpearce ! Looks like you and your group worked on creating this, is that so? " | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren " Wow awesome!!! Thanks for sharing!! " | Read more » over 3 years ago
profpearce "And the link https://doi.org/10.3390/instruments3020030 " | Read more » over 3 years ago
profpearce " Here is a fully 3D printed hand powered one -- " | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren "this is so cool :-) On Fri, Apr 5, 2019 at 2:11 PM \<notifications@publiclab.org> wrote: Hi! There's been a response to a discussion you're..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
mimiss "and a beautiful open-source one created by Pieter van Boheemen in Amsterdam. https://github.com/PieterVanBoheemen/RWXBioFuge this has been used at..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
mimiss " and one more made from a salad spinner! http://www.labonthecheap.com/index.php/2018/03/15/a-salad-spinner-centrifuge/ " | Read more » over 3 years ago
mimiss " Here's another cool hand-powered centrifuge made from a fidget spinner: https://www.instructables.com/id/Lab-Centrifuge-Fidget-Spinner/ " | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren " Love this! I think there are a bunch of use cases, yeah! also there's a number of power drill based centrifuges out there... This method for extr..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren " Noting as a reference, this interesting video on making maps of conductivity data! @mimiss " | Read more » over 3 years ago