bioassessment

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

bio- +‎ assessment

NounEdit

bioassessment (countable and uncountable, plural bioassessments)

  1. The assessment of the biological situation in a particular environment.
    • 2015 July 6, “Patterns of Freshwater Species Richness, Endemism, and Vulnerability in California”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0130710:
      For example, most invertebrate data come from bioassessment monitoring efforts which are known to under sample certain habitats such as non-perennial streams, large rivers, springs, high altitude streams, and wet meadows.