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Application of environmental DNA for inventory and monitoring of aquatic species

January 18, 2013

This fact sheet was created to help biologists and resource managers understand emerging methods for detecting environmental DNA and their potential application for inventorying and monitoring aquatic species. It is a synthesis of published information.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2013
Title Application of environmental DNA for inventory and monitoring of aquatic species
DOI 10.3133/fs20123146
Authors David S. Pilliod, Caren S. Goldberg, Matthew B. Laramie, Lisette P. Waits
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2012-3146
Index ID fs20123146
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center