Lightner Creek on the Animas River (ANIMASWP-Lightner Creek - Animas Up) 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 "Lightner Creek on the Animas River" and has the identifier ANIMASWP-Lightner Creek - Animas Up. 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.
This site is located in La Plata County County, Colorado at 37.2687400000 degrees latitude and -107.8863400000 degrees longitude using the datum UNKWN. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 6490 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-Lightner Creek - Animas Up" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters
What other monitoring locations are upstream or downstream from this one?
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.
|Characteristic Group||Date Range*|
|Nutrient||2010 - 2010|
What other information is available for this location?
For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide
|OrganizationFormalName||Animas Watershed Partnership(Volunteer)*|
|MonitoringLocationIdentifier||ANIMASWP-Lightner Creek - Animas Up|
|MonitoringLocationName||Lightner Creek on the Animas River|
|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|