Threemile Creek No 4 near Afton, IA (USGS-06897795) site data in the Water Quality Portal
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This stream site, maintained by the USGS Iowa Water Science Center (identifier USGS-IA), has the name "Threemile Creek No 4 near Afton, IA" and has the identifier USGS-06897795. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 10280102. 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 37.20 sq mi.
This site is located in Union County County, Iowa at 41.06110160000000 degrees latitude and -94.2030088000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Interpolated from MAP." and the accuracy is Unknown Unknown.
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|Characteristic Group||Date Range*|
|Inorganics, Major, Metals||1977 - 1978|
|Inorganics, Major, Non-metals||1977 - 1978|
|Inorganics, Minor, Metals||1977 - 1978|
|Microbiological||1977 - 1978|
|Nutrient||1977 - 1978|
|Organics, Other||1977 - 1978|
|Organics, PCBs||1977 - 1978|
|Organics, Pesticide||1977 - 1978|
|PFOA, Perfluorooctanoic Acid||1977 - 1978|
|Physical||1977 - 1978|
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|OrganizationFormalName||USGS Iowa Water Science Center|
|MonitoringLocationName||Threemile Creek No 4 near Afton, IA|
|HorizontalCollectionMethodName||Interpolated from MAP.|