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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.

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:

Please add other types of sampling here as well.


Ask and answer general questions about sampling:

Title Author Updated Likes
How do I choose between different types of air canisters for grab sampling? @stevie about 1 month ago
When is it better to do grab sampling versus other types of monitoring? @stevie about 1 month ago
Where can you purchase a bucket for air grab sampling? @stevie about 1 month ago
What methods are available for doing air grab samples for hydrogen sulfide? @stevie about 1 month ago
Where can someone send a strange substance found on their property for analysis? @bbutler 2 months ago
How much do different oil pollution tests cost? @warren 3 months ago
What are soil sampling protocols being used by groups along the gulf coast? @stevie 3 months ago

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