Control Networks

Title: Sampling work and determination of biotic indexes in the service framework of «Support for the Water Quality monitoring network operation through biotic indexes in the Jucar Hydrographical Confederation environment. File. No. 08.834-0004/0211.

Amount: U$ 450,856.00.

Year: 2012-2013.

Area of Specialization: Biological Indicator Control Networks.

Purpose of work: Conducting water quality monitoring programmes based on the Water Directive framework, Tracking and monitoring of physical, chemical and biological parameters (phytoplankton, zooplankton, macro invertebrates and macrophytes) in the water masses and characterization and assessment of the ecological state in these water masses. Carrying out field sampling, the taxonomic identification of individuals in laboratory and the calculation of biotic indexes.