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BUTLER CREEK BELOW 7TH AVENUE, AT FT. GORDON, GA (USGS-02196835) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This stream site, maintained by the USGS Georgia Water Science Center (identifier USGS-GA), has the name "BUTLER CREEK BELOW 7TH AVENUE, AT FT. GORDON, GA" and has the identifier USGS-02196835. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 03060106. You can learn more about what is happening in this HUC at the EPA's Surf Your Watershed site or at the USGS Science In Your Watershed site. See more details of this site the the USGS NWIS Web page for this site. This site has a drainage area of 10.5 sq mi.

This site is located in Richmond County County, Georgia at 33.43861110000000 degrees latitude and -82.1161111000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Mapping grade GPS unit (handheld accuracy range 12 to 40 ft)" and the accuracy is 1 seconds. This site is at an elevation of 258.33 feet and the accuracy of the elevation measurement, collected using the method "GNSS2 - Level 2 Quality Survey Grade Global Navigation Satellite System" is .28 feet. The vertical coordinate reference system is NAVD88.

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When were data collected at this location?

Periods of record for data characteristic groups
Characteristic Group Date Range*
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2019 - 2019
Microbiological 2019 - 2019
Physical 2019 - 2019
*Date ranges may contain gap years

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Detailed Metadata

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Location Metadata Value
OrganizationIdentifier USGS-GA
OrganizationFormalName USGS Georgia Water Science Center
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USGS-02196835
MonitoringLocationName BUTLER CREEK BELOW 7TH AVENUE, AT FT. GORDON, GA
MonitoringLocationTypeName Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 03060106
DrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureValue 10.5
DrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureUnitCode sq mi
LatitudeMeasure 33.43861110000000
LongitudeMeasure -82.1161111000000
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue 1
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode seconds
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Mapping grade GPS unit (handheld accuracy range 12 to 40 ft)
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 258.33
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue .28
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalCollectionMethodName GNSS2 - Level 2 Quality Survey Grade Global Navigation Satellite System
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAVD88
CountryCode US
StateCode 13
CountyCode 245
ProviderName NWIS