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Youngs Creek above mouth, near Decker, MT (USGS-445832106551401) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This stream site, maintained by the USGS Montana Water Science Center (identifier USGS-MT), has the name "Youngs Creek above mouth, near Decker, MT" and has the identifier USGS-445832106551401. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)10090101. See more details of this site the the USGS NWIS Web page for this site. This site has a drainage area of 62.3 sq mi.

This site is located in Sheridan County County, Wyoming at 44.97552850000000 degrees latitude and -106.9211807000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Interpolated from MAP." and the accuracy is .1 seconds. The source map scale is 1:24000. This site is at an elevation of 3535 feet and the accuracy of the elevation measurement, collected using the method "Interpolated from topographic map." is 10 feet. The vertical coordinate reference system is NGVD29.

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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

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Characteristic Group Date Range*
Biological, Algae, Phytoplankton 2014 - 2014
Biological, Fish 2014 - 2014
Information 2014 - 2014
Inorganics, Major, Metals 1978 - 2015
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 1978 - 2015
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 1978 - 2004
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals 1978 - 2004
Nutrient 1978 - 2004
Organics, Other 1978 - 2014
Physical 1978 - 2015
Sediment 2002 - 2014
*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-MT
OrganizationFormalName USGS Montana Water Science Center
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USGS-445832106551401
MonitoringLocationName Youngs Creek above mouth, near Decker, MT
MonitoringLocationTypeName Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 10090101
DrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureValue 62.3
DrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureUnitCode sq mi
LatitudeMeasure 44.97552850000000
LongitudeMeasure -106.9211807000000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 24000
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue .1
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode seconds
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from MAP.
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 3535
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue 10
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from topographic map.
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NGVD29
CountryCode US
StateCode 56
CountyCode 033
ProviderName NWIS