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What does WQI stand for?

WQI stands for Water Quality Index

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In the section on indices based predominantly on physico-chemical characteristics, they describe approaches to water quality index formulation; conventional indices for determining the fitness of waters for different uses; combating uncertainties in index-based assessment of water quality through the use of more advanced statistics, probability theory, and artificial intelligence; indices based on relatively advanced statistical analysis of water-quality data and on fuzzy logic and other methods of artificial intelligence; probabilistic or stochastic and planning or decision making indices; indices for assessing groundwater quality; indices of the US and Canada; and index-generating software and a water quality index-based virtual instrument.
Communities believed to have a relatively high risk could then make greater efforts to monitor for pathogens and to inform and involve the public, possibly even to the extent of publishing a daily water quality index similar to the ozone or UV advisories now published in some areas.
Specific topics include the remote sensing of water quality index for irrigation usability of the Euphrates River, a regional perspective on extreme rainfall and drinking water quality, the numerical modeling of oil spill drifts for managing risks in continental waters, using biobarriers to remediate groundwater polluted by gasoline-derived compounds, and the ampherometric detection of dopamine and ascorbic acid with zeolite-graphite composite microelectrodes.