Detailed National Estuary grant flowchart

This flowchart illustrates in detail the Quality Assurance process for National Estuary Program grantees in Washington state. Quality assurance project plans for grantees and data submitters has more information on QAPPs for the National Estuary Program. A simplified flowchart is also available.

This detailed flowchart shows the process for QAPPs for grants issued by the National Estuary Program. The publication Guidelines for Preparing Quality Assurance Project Plans for Environmental Studies also provides detailed guidance on preparing a QAPP.