Provides detailed guidance on how to acquire data on wilderness streams. It offers instruction on monitoring the entire range of structural & functional stream parameters in a staged monitoring system that provides increasing detail & rigor at each successive stage. This staged system offers maximum flexibility allowing modification for particular situations, goals, & needs. The manual is organized in a manner that, while ensuring the analysis of key factors, allows for modification to address particular objectives. Monitoring goals generally fall into two main categories: obtaining baseline information or evaluating potential impacts. Illustrated.Davis, Jeffrey C. is the author of 'Monitoring Wilderness Stream Ecosystems' with ISBN 9780756714123 and ISBN 0756714125.