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Falls Creek Inflow (ANIMASWP-Falls Creek - Inflow) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This river/stream perennial site, maintained by the Animas Watershed Partnership(Volunteer)* (identifier ANIMASWP), has the name "Falls Creek Inflow" and has the identifier ANIMASWP-Falls Creek - Inflow. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 14080104. 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 La Plata County County, Colorado at 37.3633000000 degrees latitude and -107.8471000000 degrees longitude using the datum UNKWN. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 6560 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 "ANIMASWP-Falls Creek - Inflow" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

Upstream and downstream stations

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Detailed Metadata

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OrganizationIdentifier ANIMASWP
OrganizationFormalName Animas Watershed Partnership(Volunteer)*
MonitoringLocationIdentifier ANIMASWP-Falls Creek - Inflow
MonitoringLocationName Falls Creek Inflow
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream Perennial
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText 319 2007 Final Animas Watershed Management Plan 12-22-11 Table 11, SWBR 2009 AWP Needs Assessment Report 3-2011 Table 1 and Table 3
HUCEightDigitCode 14080104
LatitudeMeasure 37.3633000000
LongitudeMeasure -107.8471000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName UNKWN
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 6560
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCollectionMethodName Other
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName UNKWN
CountryCode US
StateCode 08
CountyCode 067
ProviderName STORET