The Washington State Conservation Commission (WSCC) selected Herrera Environmental Consultants (Herrera) to design and execute a quantitative microbial source tracking (MST) study to improve water quality management decision-making in Washington State. The goal of this study is to demonstrate the ability and cost-effectiveness of quantitative DNA-based MST technology to characterize pollution sources in surface waters with elevated fecal coliform bacteria levels in Washington State.
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Data Analysis Report: Quantitative Microbial Source Tracking Demonstration Project
Reference: Herrera. 2019. Data Analysis Report: Quantitative Microbial Source Tracking Demonstration Project. Prepared for Washington State Conservation Commission, by Herrera Environmental Consultants, Inc., Seattle, Washington.