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  • BS EN ISO 23611-6 : 2013

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    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2013

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Principle
    5 Objectives of sampling
    6 Samples and sampling points
    7 Practical considerations for the biological sampling
       of soils
    8 Design options for sampling soil invertebrates
    9 Sampling report
    10 Quality control and quality assurance
    Annex A (informative) - Case studies

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies guidance for the design of field studies with soil invertebrates (e.g. for the monitoring of the quality of a soil as a habitat for organisms).

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    Committee EH/4
    Development Note Renumbers & supersedes BS ISO 23611-6. 2013 version incorporates corrigendum to BS ISO 23611-6. Supersedes 11/30197338 DC. (08/2013)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ISO 11466:1995 Soil quality — Extraction of trace elements soluble in aqua regia
    ISO 23611-4:2007 Soil quality — Sampling of soil invertebrates — Part 4: Sampling, extraction and identification of soil-inhabiting nematodes
    ISO 11074:2015 Soil quality — Vocabulary
    ISO 10381-1:2002 Soil quality Sampling Part 1: Guidance on the design of sampling programmes
    ISO 11272:2017 Soil quality Determination of dry bulk density
    ISO 10381-3:2001 Soil quality Sampling Part 3: Guidance on safety
    ISO 23611-1:2006 Soil quality Sampling of soil invertebrates Part 1: Hand-sorting and formalin extraction of earthworms
    ISO 10381-6:2009 Soil quality Sampling Part 6: Guidance on the collection, handling and storage of soil under aerobic conditions for the assessment of microbiological processes, biomass and diversity in the laboratory
    ISO 14240-1:1997 Soil quality Determination of soil microbial biomass Part 1: Substrate-induced respiration method
    ISO 14240-2:1997 Soil quality Determination of soil microbial biomass Part 2: Fumigation-extraction method
    ISO 23611-2:2006 Soil quality Sampling of soil invertebrates Part 2: Sampling and extraction of micro-arthropods (Collembola and Acarina)
    ISO 10381-2:2002 Soil quality Sampling Part 2: Guidance on sampling techniques
    ISO 17616:2008 Soil quality Guidance on the choice and evaluation of bioassays for ecotoxicological characterization of soils and soil materials
    ISO 11277:2009 Soil quality Determination of particle size distribution in mineral soil material Method by sieving and sedimentation
    ISO 10381-5:2005 Soil quality Sampling Part 5: Guidance on the procedure for the investigation of urban and industrial sites with regard to soil contamination
    ISO 23611-5:2011 Soil quality Sampling of soil invertebrates Part 5: Sampling and extraction of soil macro-invertebrates
    ISO 11461:2001 Soil quality Determination of soil water content as a volume fraction using coring sleeves Gravimetric method
    ISO 14869-1:2001 Soil quality Dissolution for the determination of total element content Part 1: Dissolution with hydrofluoric and perchloric acids
    ISO 15799:2003 Soil quality Guidance on the ecotoxicological characterization of soils and soil materials
    ISO 13878:1998 Soil quality Determination of total nitrogen content by dry combustion ("elemental analysis")
    ISO 15709:2002 Soil quality Soil water and the unsaturated zone Definitions, symbols and theory
    ISO 11274:1998 Soil quality Determination of the water-retention characteristic Laboratory methods
    ISO 10390:2005 Soil quality Determination of pH
    ISO 9000:2015 Quality management systems Fundamentals and vocabulary
    ISO 10694:1995 Soil quality Determination of organic and total carbon after dry combustion (elementary analysis)
    ISO 23611-3:2007 Soil quality Sampling of soil invertebrates Part 3: Sampling and soil extraction of enchytraeids
    ISO 10381-4:2003 Soil quality Sampling Part 4: Guidance on the procedure for investigation of natural, near-natural and cultivated sites
    ISO 11260:1994 Soil quality Determination of effective cation exchange capacity and base saturation level using barium chloride solution
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