Environmental Sampling and Analytical Methods (ESAM) Program
Components of ESAM
ESAM is a comprehensive program to facilitate a coordinated response following an intentional or accidental homeland security-related contamination incident. This site provides information that supports field and laboratory efforts to characterize contaminated sites and to remediate contamination.
Analytical Methods and Protocols
Data Management and Visualization
- Scribe - EPA's software tool to assist with managing environmental sampling, observational and monitoring field data.
- Tools Used for Visualizing Sampling and Analysis Data During Response to a Contamination Incident
- Data Management for Wide-area Responses: Literature Review and Operational Expert Feedback
- Data Management for Wide-area Responses: Technology Evaluation and Operational Expert Feedback
Hover over the components of ESAM below to read a description of that step.