Tick Island Slough (21FLAVON_WQX-APAFRTMDL7) site data in the Water Quality Portal

Data Provider: STORET (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)

This river/stream site, maintained by the Avon Park Air Force Range - 23 WG DET 1 OLA (identifier 21FLAVON_WQX), has the name "Tick Island Slough" and has the identifier 21FLAVON_WQX-APAFRTMDL7. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)03090101.

This site is located in Polk County County, Florida at 27.6719000000 degrees latitude and -81.1872000000 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 "21FLAVON_WQX-APAFRTMDL7" 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

For a more detailed breakdown of data, go to the Monitoring Report at the EPA How's My Waterway Application

Characteristic Group Date Range*
Biological, Algae, Phytoplankton, Photosynthetic Pigments 2004 - 2015
Microbiological 2004 - 2015
Nutrient 2004 - 2015
Physical 2004 - 2015
*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 21FLAVON_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Avon Park Air Force Range - 23 WG DET 1 OLA
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21FLAVON_WQX-APAFRTMDL7
MonitoringLocationName Tick Island Slough
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Tick Island Slough
HUCEightDigitCode 03090101
LatitudeMeasure 27.6719000000
LongitudeMeasure -81.1872000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 12
CountyCode 105
ProviderName STORET