Invitation to Comment on the Open Data Standard for Recreational Water Quality - Version 1 


About the Current Version

The current version of this standard proposal is version 1.0, draft-01. Any comments, discussion, and decisions relating to the draft-01 proposal will be implemented in subsequent draft releases, continuing until the comment period closes March 1 2018.

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Instructions for commenting

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Comment close date for version 1.0

March 1, 2018