Bighorn River near Hardin MT (USGS-06288500) site data in the Water Quality Portal
Data Provider: NWIS (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)
This stream site, maintained by the USGS Montana Water Science Center (identifier USGS-MT), has the name "Bighorn River near Hardin MT" and has the identifier USGS-06288500. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)10080015. See more details of this site the the USGS NWIS Web page for this site. This site has a drainage area of 20718 sq mi.
This site is located in Big Horn County County, Montana at 45.72937778000000 degrees latitude and -107.5810389000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Interpolated from Digital MAP." and the accuracy is .1 seconds. This site is at an elevation of 2900 feet and the accuracy of the elevation measurement, collected using the method "Interpolated from topographic map." is 100 feet. The vertical coordinate reference system is NGVD29.
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|Characteristic Group||Date Range*|
|Information||1987 - 1989|
|Inorganics, Major, Metals||1970 - 1989|
|Inorganics, Major, Non-metals||1969 - 1989|
|Inorganics, Minor, Metals||1971 - 1989|
|Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals||1987 - 1989|
|Microbiological||1970 - 1973|
|Nutrient||1969 - 1989|
|Organics, Other||1969 - 1970|
|Physical||1969 - 1989|
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|OrganizationFormalName||USGS Montana Water Science Center|
|MonitoringLocationName||Bighorn River near Hardin MT|
|HorizontalCollectionMethodName||Interpolated from Digital MAP.|
|VerticalCollectionMethodName||Interpolated from topographic map.|