Course 3 - Overview

Module 3 : Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment

 

Introduction:

This course consists of 9 units. The main questions that we will try to answer here are:

  • (1) How can we apply the different steps of the monitoring cycle in rivers and lakes?; and
  • (2) What are the main factors in groundwater pollution and monitoring?

Time Framework for the Course: week 6 - 10

Contents

Unit 1 - Concepts of monitoring and assessment
Unit 2 - River basin monitoring
Unit 3 - Lakes and reservoirs
Unit 4 - Water Quality variables
Unit 5 - Monitoring frequencies and optimizations
Unit 6 - Field and laboratory work
Unit 7 - Water quality assessment and reporting
Unit 8 - Groundwater monitoring
Unit 9 - Cost aspects


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