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BC Reservoir-8M (BEAR_CRK-BCR8) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This reservoir site, maintained by the Bear Creek Reservoir (Colorado) (identifier BEAR_CRK), has the name "BC Reservoir-8M" and has the identifier BEAR_CRK-BCR8. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 10190002. 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 Jefferson County County, Colorado at 39.6497000 degrees latitude and -105.1481000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD27. 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 "BEAR_CRK-BCR8" 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 BEAR_CRK
OrganizationFormalName Bear Creek Reservoir (Colorado)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier BEAR_CRK-BCR8
MonitoringLocationName BC Reservoir-8M
MonitoringLocationTypeName Reservoir
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText BC Reservoir-8M
HUCEightDigitCode 10190002
LatitudeMeasure 39.6497000
LongitudeMeasure -105.1481000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD27
CountryCode US
StateCode 08
CountyCode 059
ProviderName STORET