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09A-26 (21SCSHL_WQX-09A-26) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This ocean site, maintained by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (identifier 21SCSHL_WQX), has the name "09A-26" and has the identifier 21SCSHL_WQX-09A-26. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)03050209.

This site is located in Charleston County County, South Carolina at 32.8034096500 degrees latitude and -79.7913389300 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 "21SCSHL_WQX-09A-26" 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

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Characteristic Group Date Range*
Microbiological 2009 - 2012
Physical 2009 - 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 21SCSHL_WQX
OrganizationFormalName South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21SCSHL_WQX-09A-26
MonitoringLocationName 09A-26
MonitoringLocationTypeName Ocean
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText This station is used to gather shellfish data
HUCEightDigitCode 03050209
LatitudeMeasure 32.8034096500
LongitudeMeasure -79.7913389300
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS Code (Pseudo Range) Differential
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName WGS84
CountryCode US
StateCode 45
CountyCode 019
ProviderName STORET