How-To Note: Conduct a Data Quality Assessment (DQA)
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This How-To Note supplements ADS 220.127.116.11. It provides guidance about how to conduct a Data Quality Assessment (DQA) and promote high quality monitoring indicator data. The document explains what data require a DQA, when to do it, who is responsible, and five steps for how to complete the process.
This resource is part of the Monitoring Toolkit.