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ROCK CREEK AT NICKAJACK RD, NEAR HINKLE, GA (USGS-03568310) 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 "ROCK CREEK AT NICKAJACK RD, NEAR HINKLE, GA" and has the identifier USGS-03568310. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 06020001. 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 is located in Walker County County, Georgia at 34.89146600000000 degrees latitude and -85.4113490000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Interpolated from MAP." and the accuracy is Unknown Unknown.

To download the metadata about this site along with water quality data, go to the Portal Page and enter "USGS-03568310" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

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Upstream and downstream locations

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When were data collected at this location?

Periods of record for data characteristic groups
Characteristic Group Date Range*
Inorganics, Major, Metals 1976 - 1981
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 1976 - 1981
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 1976 - 1981
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals 1976 - 1981
Nutrient 1976 - 1981
Organics, Other 1976 - 1981
Physical 1976 - 1981
Radiochemical 1981 - 1981
Sediment 1979 - 1981
*Date ranges may contain gap years

What other information is available for this location?

Detailed Metadata

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Location Metadata Value
OrganizationIdentifier USGS-GA
OrganizationFormalName USGS Georgia Water Science Center
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USGS-03568310
MonitoringLocationName ROCK CREEK AT NICKAJACK RD, NEAR HINKLE, GA
MonitoringLocationTypeName Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 06020001
LatitudeMeasure 34.89146600000000
LongitudeMeasure -85.4113490000000
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue Unknown
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode Unknown
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from MAP.
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 13
CountyCode 295
ProviderName NWIS