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Can I use BioData?

BioData is tool available to any USGS scientist for managing and distributing aquatic bioassessment and monitoring data.




  • (tick)UserID enabled in the system
  • (tick)NWIS sites
    • streams
  • (tick) Sampling methods/protocols supported in the system
  • (tick) Labs and Lab Procedures set up in the system
    • We will work with labs to get them set up in the system


What's next?

Contact the

Then what happens?

After you Contact Us....
The BioData team will
  • Give you login access by enabling you regular desktop UserID
  • Create your project
  • Work with you to get your lab set up to deliver data to BioData (this takes time)
You will
  • Complete your project profile
  • Add staff to your project
  • Start entering data


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