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Horse Lick Creek (21KY_WQX-PRI051) 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 Kentucky KY Division Of Water (identifier 21KY_WQX), has the name "Horse Lick Creek" and has the identifier 21KY_WQX-PRI051. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 05130102. 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.

This site is located in Jackson County County, Kentucky at 37.32011 degrees latitude and -84.13841 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 "21KY_WQX-PRI051" 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 21KY_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Kentucky KY Division Of Water
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21KY_WQX-PRI051
MonitoringLocationName Horse Lick Creek
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText nr Lamero
HUCEightDigitCode 05130102
LatitudeMeasure 37.32011
LongitudeMeasure -84.13841
SourceMapScaleNumeric 24000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Unknown
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 21
CountyCode 109
ProviderName STORET