Parameter: TAlk

Master parameters information
Short Name:
 TALK
Short Description:
 total alkalinity
Official Name:
 TALK
No Data Value:
 nd
Description:
 

Total alkalinity per unit mass of the water body.

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
TAlk
Supplied Units: 
micro-mol/Kg
Conversion Necessary: 
no
Conversion Utility: 
No Data Value: 
nd
Description: 
Total Alkalinity; a measure of the ability of a solution to neutralize acids to the equivalence point of carbonate or bicarbonate; equal to the sum of the bases in solution.