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Descriptor in English: Environmental Monitoring
Descriptor in Spanish: Monitoreo del Ambiente
Descriptor in Portuguese: Monitoramento Ambiental
Descriptor in French: Surveillance de l'environnement
Entry term(s): Environmental Surveillance
Monitoring, Environmental
Surveillance, Environmental
Tree number(s): N06.850.460.350.080
N06.850.780.375
SP2.001.030.040
SP2.036.010.008
SP4.102.072.092.693.364
SP4.102.072.573.954
SP4.127.413.629.885
SP5.006.067.100.150
SP8.473.654.412.052.005.030.050.010
VS4.001.001
Scope note: The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Annotation: do not confuse with EPIDEMIOLOGICAL MONITORING
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
History Note: 86
See also the descriptors: Ecological Parameter Monitoring MeSH
Environmental Damage Minimization DeCS
Environmental Quality Standards DeCS
Polluter-Pays Principle DeCS
DeCS UI: 28017
Descriptor UI: D004784
Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1985/06/18
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Environmental Monitoring - Preferred
Concept UI M0007512
Scope note The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Preferred term Environmental Monitoring
Entry term(s) Environmental Surveillance
Monitoring, Environmental
Surveillance, Environmental



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