Five different sample types can be created from the Physical Samples tab. These samples are typically collected to support analysis of taxonomic identification and enumeration data in community samples.
- Physical Site Condition Observation*
- Water Column Light Intensity
- NAWQA Reach Habitat**
- NRSA Wadable Reach Habitat
- Solar Pathfinder
*The NRSA Visual Assessment form is part of the Physical Site Conditions sample
**BioData Study Reach has variables that are on the 2002 NAWQA Reach Habitat form