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Standard Operating Procedure 1.2.14 Wadeable Stream Reach Selection and Location of Sampling Points—Version 1.0

September 1, 2018

The following standard operating procedure (SOP) outlines the procedure for selecting stream reaches to be used in Monitoring Wadeable Stream Habitat Conditions in Southeast Coast Network Parks: Protocol Narrative (McDonald et al. 2018a). The techniques and procedures outlined in this SOP are based on methods used by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA 2013), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) (Harrelson et al. 1994), and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS; (Fitzpatrick et al. 1998). Procedures have been customized for use in streams draining the Piedmont and Coastal Plain parks in the Southeast Coast Network.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2018
Title Standard Operating Procedure 1.2.14 Wadeable Stream Reach Selection and Location of Sampling Points—Version 1.0
DOI
Authors Jacob M. McDonald, E. N. Starkey, Jeffrey W. Riley, Mark B. Gregory
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype Federal Government Series
Series Title Southeast Coast Network Standard Operating Procedure
Series Number NPS/SECN/SOP—1.2.14
Index ID 70199519
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization South Atlantic Water Science Center