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Waishkey River (BMIC_WQX-WR) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This river/stream site, maintained by the Bay Mills Indian Community, Michigan (Tribal) (identifier BMIC_WQX), has the name "Waishkey River" and has the identifier BMIC_WQX-WR. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)04020203.

This site is located in Chippewa County County, Michigan at 46.4113400000 degrees latitude and -84.5715910000 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 "BMIC_WQX-WR" 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

For a more detailed breakdown of data, go to the Monitoring Report at the EPA How's My Waterway Application

Characteristic Group Date Range*
Biological, Algae, Phytoplankton, Photosynthetic Pigments 2009 - 2022
Biological, Counts 2006 - 2014
Biological, Photosynthetic Pigments 2009 - 2021
Information 2009 - 2022
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2009 - 2023
Microbiological 2009 - 2023
Nutrient 2009 - 2023
Physical 2009 - 2023
*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 BMIC_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Bay Mills Indian Community, Michigan (Tribal)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier BMIC_WQX-WR
MonitoringLocationName Waishkey River
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText The Waishkey River is a 5th order stream that is the largest inlet to Back Bay. The river and its tributaries run through mostly argricultural and forested land.
HUCEightDigitCode 04020203
LatitudeMeasure 46.4113400000
LongitudeMeasure -84.5715910000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 26
CountyCode 033
ProviderName STORET