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Key Box Road Beach (21DEBCH-DE371303) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This beach program site-ocean site, maintained by the Delaware Department of Natural Resouces and Environmental Control (identifier 21DEBCH), has the name "Key Box Road Beach" and has the identifier 21DEBCH-DE371303. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02040303. 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 Sussex County County, Delaware at 38.6635700000 degrees latitude and -75.0668200000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. 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 "21DEBCH-DE371303" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

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

Upstream and downstream locations

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When were data collected at this location?

Periods of record for data characteristic groups
Characteristic Group Date Range*
Microbiological 2011 - 2022
Physical 2011 - 2012
*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 21DEBCH
OrganizationFormalName Delaware Department of Natural Resouces and Environmental Control
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21DEBCH-DE371303
MonitoringLocationName Key Box Road Beach
MonitoringLocationTypeName BEACH Program Site-Ocean
HUCEightDigitCode 02040303
LatitudeMeasure 38.6635700000
LongitudeMeasure -75.0668200000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Unknown
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 10
CountyCode 005
ProviderName STORET