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(31ISC2RS-NB1) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This estuary site, maintained by the Interstate Environmental Commission (New York) (identifier 31ISC2RS), has the name "" and has the identifier 31ISC2RS-NB1. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02030104. 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 Hudson County County, New Jersey at 40.6566666 degrees latitude and -74.1469444 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 1 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 "31ISC2RS-NB1" 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*
Information 2003 - 2003
Microbiological 2003 - 2003
Physical 2003 - 2003
*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 31ISC2RS
OrganizationFormalName Interstate Environmental Commission (New York)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier 31ISC2RS-NB1
MonitoringLocationTypeName Estuary
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Newark Bay- Mid-channel of Outer Reach and South Elizabeth Channel
HUCEightDigitCode 02030104
LatitudeMeasure 40.6566666
LongitudeMeasure -74.1469444
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Loran C
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 1
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCollectionMethodName GPS Carrier Phase Static Relative Position
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName LTD
CountryCode US
StateCode 34
CountyCode 017
ProviderName STORET