Mid-Pacific Environmental Monitoring Branch
Database Management Team
The purpose of the MP-157 Environmental Monitoring database is to maintain an accurate
record of all water quality and environmental contaminant data collected by environmental monitoring personnel.
The MP-157 database provides for accurate data management and quick data retrieval. The Data Management Team (DMT)
operates the database and works closely with members of the Environmental Monitoring Team
(EMT) and the Quality Assurance Team (QAT). The DMT is accountable for the
accuracy, consistency, organization, preservation, and retrieval of all data within the MP-157 database.
The DMT's objectives are accurately manage all data in the MP-157 Environmental Database: enter field documentation data and
analytical laboratory data; insure the accuracy of data entered through the data verification process; store and
protect primary, hard-copy data; and retrieve environmental monitoring data.