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Oil Creek in Hinsdale (21NYDECA-02012301) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This river/stream site, maintained by the NYS Dept. of EnCon, Division of Water (identifier 21NYDECA), has the name "Oil Creek in Hinsdale" and has the identifier 21NYDECA-02012301. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 05010001. 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 Cattaraugus County County, New York at 42.1702778 degrees latitude and -78.3844444 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 0 ft No vertical location accuracy metadata is available.

To download the metadata about this site along with water quality data, go to the Portal Page and enter "21NYDECA-02012301" 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*
Inorganics, Major, Metals 2002 - 2002
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2002 - 2002
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 2002 - 2002
Nutrient 2002 - 2002
Physical 2002 - 2002
*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 21NYDECA
OrganizationFormalName NYS Dept. of EnCon, Division of Water
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21NYDECA-02012301
MonitoringLocationName Oil Creek in Hinsdale
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText @ Old State Rd
HUCEightDigitCode 05010001
LatitudeMeasure 42.1702778
LongitudeMeasure -78.3844444
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 0
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName Unknown
CountryCode US
StateCode 36
CountyCode 009
ProviderName STORET