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Using Data Loggers in the Field

Author(s) or contact(s): D.L. Spittlehouse
Source: Research Branch
Subject: Equipment
Series: FRDA Report
Other details:  Published 1989. Hardcopy is available.


This manual is a guide for the use of electronic data loggers in an environmental monitoring programme. The basic principles of data collection, the problems that can be encountered, and approaches to avoid these problems are presented. The manual is oriented to that Campbell Scientific Inc. CR21, CR10, and 21X data loggers. Topics covered include the installation, operation, and maintenance of data loggers; and the retrieval and determination of the accuracy of idea.

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