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Composite Sampling for Site Characterization and Cleanup Evaluation

  • Ganapati P. PatilEmail author
  • Sharad D. Gore
  • Charles Taillie*
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Part of the Environmental and Ecological Statistics book series (ENES, volume 4)

Abstract

Environmental data are collected for making and/or defending certain decisions. Using data quality objectives (DQO) to plan new data collection activities helps assure that the right type and quality of information will be collected and that the analysis of the collected information will lead to efficient decisions.

Keywords

Composite Sample Sampling Plan Fixed Cost Data Collection Activity Feasible Combination 
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Bibliography

  1. Sokal, R. R. and Rohlf, F. J. (1981). Biometry, the Principles and Practice of Statistics in Biological Research, 2nd Edition. W. H. Freeman, San Francisco, CA.Google Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ganapati P. Patil
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sharad D. Gore
    • 2
  • Charles Taillie*
    • 3
  1. 1.Center for Statistical Ecology and Environmental StatisticsPennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA
  2. 2.Department of StatisticsUniversity of PunePuneIndia
  3. 3.Center for Statistical Ecology and Environmental StatisticsPenn State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA

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