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Guidelines for Preparing Quality Assurance Project Plans for Environmental Studies

 
Publication number Date Published Date Revised
04-03-030July 2004December 2016
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Author(s) Lombard, S. and C. Kirchmer
Description Each environmental study conducted by or for the Washington State Department of Ecology must have an approved Quality Assurance (QA) Project Plan. The QA Project Plan describes the objectives of the study and the procedures to be followed to achieve those objectives.

This document presents detailed guidance on preparing a QA Project Plan. It describes 14 elements to be addressed in the plan and provides supporting information relevant to the content of each element.

Appendix C was revised and replaced in this document on October 4, 2011.

Appendices K and L were added to this document on December 27, 2016.
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Keywords guidelines, environmental, quality assurance project plan
WEB PAGE Quality assurance
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