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PENATAQUIT CREEK AT NORTH BAY SHORE, NY 3074905 (USGS-013074905) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This stream site, maintained by the USGS New York Water Science Center (identifier USGS-NY), has the name "PENATAQUIT CREEK AT NORTH BAY SHORE, NY 3074905" and has the identifier USGS-013074905. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02030202. 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. To learn more about water use in this watershed, you can go to the National Water Census Data Portal. See more details of this site the the USGS NWIS Web page for this site.

This site is located in Suffolk County County, New York at 40.73482070000000 degrees latitude and -73.2534504000000 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.

To download the metadata about this site along with water quality data, go to the Portal Page and enter "USGS-013074905" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

Upstream and downstream stations

This map shows all Water Quality Portal stations that are 10 miles upstream (dashed dark blue) and 10 miles downstream (solid light blue) of this monitoring location (indicated by the large blue circle). The upstream and downstream functionality is provided by the National Linked Data Index, part of the Open Water Data Initiative.

Detailed Metadata

For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide

OrganizationIdentifier USGS-NY
OrganizationFormalName USGS New York Water Science Center
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USGS-013074905
MonitoringLocationName PENATAQUIT CREEK AT NORTH BAY SHORE, NY 3074905
MonitoringLocationTypeName Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 02030202
LatitudeMeasure 40.73482070000000
LongitudeMeasure -73.2534504000000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 24000
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue 1
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode seconds
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from MAP.
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 36
CountyCode 103
ProviderName NWIS