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Environment (Soil)
No. Document Title
298 Introduction to Augers and Samplers
-- What Auger Head Should I use?
-- What Auger Head Connections are Available?
1155 Hand Penetrometer Guide
1160 AMS Multi-Stage Core Sampler User's Guide
1170 Auger Set Component List
1190 Rhizon Soil Moisture Sampler Guide
-- What is the Munsell Color System?
-- How To Properly Install Erosion Control Fabric

Environment (Water)
No. Document Title
123 Understanding Conductivity
149 pH: Testing Methods and Probes
228 Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Sampling
299 Environmental Protection Agency Stormwater Program
1200 CHEMets Water Test Kits: Procedure and Methods
1220 LaMotte Individual Test Kits: Factors, Methods and Range
1230 Current Meters: Types, Methods and Counters
1235 Global Flow Probe User's Guide
1240 Underground Water Sampling
1244 DC Purging Pump User's Guide
1245 Uses for Water Tracing Dye
1246 Water Quality Meters: Calibration, Storage and Maintenance
1247 Turbidity
1248 Measuring Dissolved Oxygen
-- Wader Material Selection Guide
-- Calibrating pH Meters
-- Which Water-Level Logger Should I Choose?
-- How are Water-Resistant & Waterproof Jackets Different?

No. Document Title
224 Timber Cruising: Forest Sampling and Instruments
-- What Should I Look for in a Handheld GPS Unit?
300 WAAS and GPS Accuracy
334 Wildland Firefighting Standard on Personal Protective Equipment
335 How to Use a Clinometer
1025 Increment Borer: Selection and Use
1035 Compass Selection Guide
-- Fabric Types - Wildland Firefighting Clothing
-- What Rogue Hoe should I use?
-- Flagging Tape Materials
-- Drip Torch Care and Maintenance
-- Caring for Your Indian Fire Pumps
-- Which Cruiser Vest Material is Best?
-- How Does Rite in the Rain Paper Work?
-- How to Mark a Trail
-- Chainsaw Chaps: How to Inspect for Damage
-- How To Select the Best Chainsaw Chaps
-- Who Needs Chainsaw Boots?

No. Document Title
1151 Munsell Notation Color System

Mapping & Surveying
No. Document Title
244 Two-Way Radios: Range and Battery Life
1350 Planimeters: Features and Use
1360 Surveying Equipment Basics
1372 GA-52Cx Magnetic Locator Guide
1376 Fisher FX-3 Magnetic Locator Guide
1378 Fisher TW-6 Pipe and Cable Locator Guide

No. Document Title
111 Chain Saw Safety
120 Emergency Shower and Eye Wash Station Requirements
130 Fall Protection Equipment
135 Portable Fire Extinguishers: Use, Placement, Maintenance and Testing
150 Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200
153 High-Visibility Clothing Standards
164 Corrosion & Chemical Resistance of Common Materials
170 Pesticides: Related Illnesses and Injury Surveillance
188 Hand and Power Tool Safety
190 Selecting Chemical Protective Clothing for Vapor and Splash Protection
195 Establishing a Respiratory Protection Program
196 Respirator Cartridge Replacement Schedule
208 First Aid Regulations, 29 CFR 1910.151 and Kit Standards Z308.1-1998
223 Hypothermia: Recognition, Treatment and Prevention
240 Personal Protective Equipment Standards
243 PPE for Spill Cleanup
250 ANSI Standard MSDS Format
-- West Nile Virus: Facts and Prevention
-- Active Ingredients in Mosquito & Tick Repellents
306 Proper Glove Sizing
-- Protect Yourself from Snakebites
-- Poisonous Plants — Problems & Solutions
-- Heat Stress Prevention Tips

No. Document Title
117 Hydrometers: Introduction, Function and Use
118 Introduction to Refractometers
119 IP Rating
121 Balances and Scales
162 Conversion Tables and Formulas
172 Laboratory Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1450
338 Battery Guide

No. Document Title
253 Emergency Weather Alert Services
295 Wind Chill Temperature Measurement
1101 Weather Whys: Tornadoes
1102 Rain Gauge Placement
1103 Weather Station Damage

No.  Document Title
273 Night Vision Products: Terminology and Care
1260 Binocular Selection Guide
1300 Portable Power Selection
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