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Environmental Studies Research Guide

To support ENS Water Quality labs.

Water Quality Testing

These resources will take you to federal and state benchmarks for water qualty testing.  The NC Dept of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR) is now called NCDEQ - North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, but the links to NCDENR online information below are still working.

ZoteroBib: the quickest way to build an accurate bib

Zotero now has a quick and accurate tool to create a bibliography entry!

  • go to
  • enter a URL (website), ISBN (book), DOI (online article), PMID (PubMed), arXiv ID (author), or title
  • click on the Cite button
  • select a Bibliography style
  • copy to clipboard to paste into your document
  • formatted citations are stored in your browser until you delete them