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Kansas Real-Time Water Quality

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Model Form:

Model Form #1

log10(FCB) = 0.198 + 1.19 log10(TURB)


Model Archive Summary

The model archive summary for computed fecal coliform bacteria can be viewed in pdf form here.

Model Calibration

Basic Data

Number of measurements: 28
Mean squared error: 0.209764
Multiple R2: 0.79
Bias correction (smearing) factor: 1.58

Explanatory Variables

VariableValueStandard error
log10(TURB) 1.190.1214

Correlation Matrix

log10(TURB) -0.94481



This model is used to compute values at this station only from 1999 through 2006, the range of time when a 6026-model turbidity sensor was used. Beginning in 2007, a 6136-model turibidty sensor was installed, resulting in a change to the model.

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