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Water-Quality Data from the Yukon River Basin in Alaska and Canada


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Herman-Mercer, N.M., 2016, Water-Quality Data from the Yukon River Basin in Alaska and Canada: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


The water-quality data available here has been collected as part of a collaborative monitoring project between the US Geological Survey, Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council, and Yukon River Basin communities known as the Indigenous Observation Network. Since 2006 the USGS National Research Program (NRP) and Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council (YRITWC) have been partnering to collect water-quality samples from the Yukon River and tributaries with the assistance of trained community members living in the Yukon River Basin. The YRITWC provides support for this project through sample collection, sample processing and shipment logistics with communities and to the USGS. The USGS provides water analysis and data interpretation [...]

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Point of Contact :
Nicole M Herman-Mercer
Originator :
Nicole M Herman-Mercer
Metadata Contact :
Nicole M Herman-Mercer
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
USGS Mission Area :
Water Resources
SDC Data Owner :
National Research Program

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  • Alaska CASC
  • National and Regional Climate Adaptation Science Centers
  • The Indigenous Observation Network: Collaborative, Community Monitoring
  • USGS Data Release Products

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doi doi:10.5066/F77D2S7B

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