Environmental Monitoring comprises of the set of procedures followed to monitor the quality of the environment. Environmental risk assessment uses this technique to characterize and monitor the quality of the environment. Different parameters of environmental monitoring include biological, chemical, microbiological, radiological and population parameters. There are several software packages that can help with the implementation of the program. The main feature of the program is to list the things that are to be monitored and the time-scale at which monitoring has to take place.