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Barnegat Public Beach (BBP_WQX-52) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This estuary site, maintained by the Barnegat Bay Partnership (Volunteer) (identifier BBP_WQX), has the name "Barnegat Public Beach" and has the identifier BBP_WQX-52. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02040301. 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 Ocean County County, New Jersey at 39.7543320000 degrees latitude and -74.1908870000 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 "BBP_WQX-52" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

Upstream and downstream stations

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.

Detailed Metadata

For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide

OrganizationIdentifier BBP_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Barnegat Bay Partnership (Volunteer)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier BBP_WQX-52
MonitoringLocationName Barnegat Public Beach
MonitoringLocationTypeName Estuary
HUCEightDigitCode 02040301
LatitudeMeasure 39.7543320000
LongitudeMeasure -74.1908870000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 34
CountyCode 029
ProviderName STORET