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SAND CREEK BELOW AURORA SAND CREEK WWTP (21COL001_WQX-5212A) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This river/stream site, maintained by the Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment-WQCD (identifier 21COL001_WQX), has the name "SAND CREEK BELOW AURORA SAND CREEK WWTP" and has the identifier 21COL001_WQX-5212A. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 10190003. 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.

This site is located in Denver County County, Colorado at 39.7610360000 degrees latitude and -104.8579690000 degrees longitude using the datum WGS84. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available.

To download the metadata about this site along with water quality data, go to the Portal Page and enter "21COL001_WQX-5212A" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

What other monitoring locations are upstream or downstream from this one?

Upstream and downstream locations

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.

When were data collected at this location?

Periods of record for data characteristic groups
Characteristic Group Date Range*
Biological 2018 - 2018
Information 2018 - 2018
Inorganics, Major, Metals 2012 - 2019
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2012 - 2019
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 2012 - 2019
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals 2012 - 2019
Not Assigned 2004 - 2018
Nutrient 2012 - 2019
Organics, Other 2012 - 2013
Organics, Pesticide 2018 - 2018
Physical 2012 - 2019
Radiochemical 2012 - 2019
*Date ranges may contain gap years

What other information is available for this location?

Detailed Metadata

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

Location Metadata Value
OrganizationIdentifier 21COL001_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment-WQCD
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21COL001_WQX-5212A
MonitoringLocationName SAND CREEK BELOW AURORA SAND CREEK WWTP
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Below Aurora Sand Creek WWTP Outfall
HUCEightDigitCode 10190003
LatitudeMeasure 39.7610360000
LongitudeMeasure -104.8579690000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 0
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolation-Digital Map Source
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName WGS84
CountryCode US
StateCode 08
CountyCode 031
ProviderName STORET