Open-File Report 2007–1265
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This report describes a sediment quality-assurance plan for the U.S. Geological Survey, New Mexico Water Science Center (WSC), to assure that standard procedures for collecting, storing, shipping, and processing are followed. The plan also serves as a guide for all WSC personnel involved in sediment activities.
Collection of Sediment Data
Sample Handling and Storage
Processing and Analysis of Sediment Data
Compilation of Data
Analysis of Data
Sediment Station Analysis
Quality-Assurance Review of Sediment Records
Sediment Analysis Results
Sediment Data Storage
Stiles, J., and Roark, D.M., 2007, Sediment quality-assurance plan for the New Mexico Water Science Center of the U.S. Geological Survey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1265, 19 p.
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