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FIRST CREEK ABOVE POWERS AVENUE AT KNOXVILLE, TN (USGS-03496200) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This stream site, maintained by the USGS Tennessee Water Science Center (identifier USGS-TN), has the name "FIRST CREEK ABOVE POWERS AVENUE AT KNOXVILLE, TN" and has the identifier USGS-03496200. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 06010201. 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 17.20 sq mi and the contributing drainage area is 13.40 sq mi.

This site is located in Knox County County, Tennessee at 36.00980465000000 degrees latitude and -83.9212960000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Interpolated from MAP." and the accuracy is Unknown Unknown. This site is at an elevation of 938.85 feet and the accuracy of the elevation measurement, collected using the method "Unknown." is .1 feet. The vertical coordinate reference system is NGVD29.

To download the metadata about this site along with water quality data, go to the Portal Page and enter "USGS-03496200" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

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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 1967 - 1968
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 1967 - 1968
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 1967 - 1968
Nutrient 1967 - 1968
Physical 1967 - 1968
*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-TN
OrganizationFormalName USGS Tennessee Water Science Center
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USGS-03496200
MonitoringLocationName FIRST CREEK ABOVE POWERS AVENUE AT KNOXVILLE, TN
MonitoringLocationTypeName Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 06010201
DrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureValue 17.20
DrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureUnitCode sq mi
ContributingDrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureValue 13.40
ContributingDrainageAreaMeasure/MeasureUnitCode sq mi
LatitudeMeasure 36.00980465000000
LongitudeMeasure -83.9212960000000
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue Unknown
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode Unknown
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from MAP.
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 938.85
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue .1
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalCollectionMethodName Unknown.
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NGVD29
CountryCode US
StateCode 47
CountyCode 093
ProviderName NWIS