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ANDERSON'S BEACH (21VABCH-VA523358) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This beach program site-estuary site, maintained by the VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (identifier 21VABCH), has the name "ANDERSON'S BEACH" and has the identifier 21VABCH-VA523358. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02080208. 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 Newport News City County, Virginia at 36.9747290000 degrees latitude and -76.4022570000 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 "21VABCH-VA523358" 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 2003 - 2021
*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 21VABCH
OrganizationFormalName VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 21VABCH-VA523358
MonitoringLocationName ANDERSON'S BEACH
MonitoringLocationTypeName BEACH Program Site-Estuary
HUCEightDigitCode 02080208
LatitudeMeasure 36.9747290000
LongitudeMeasure -76.4022570000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 12500
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolation-Map
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 51
CountyCode 700
ProviderName STORET