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Pelican Lake 1 (BOISNETT_WQX-PL1) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This lake site, maintained by the Bois Forte/Nett Lake Band of Chippewa Indians (Tribal) (identifier BOISNETT_WQX), has the name "Pelican Lake 1" and has the identifier BOISNETT_WQX-PL1. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)09030002.

This site is located in St. Louis County County, Minnesota at 48.0722000000 degrees latitude and -92.8600000000 degrees longitude using the datum UNKWN. 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 "BOISNETT_WQX-PL1" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

What other monitoring locations are upstream or downstream from this one?

Upstream and downstream locations

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 Network Linked Data Index.

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*
Physical 2007 - 2018
*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 BOISNETT_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Bois Forte/Nett Lake Band of Chippewa Indians (Tribal)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier BOISNETT_WQX-PL1
MonitoringLocationName Pelican Lake 1
MonitoringLocationTypeName Lake
HUCEightDigitCode 09030002
LatitudeMeasure 48.0722000000
LongitudeMeasure -92.8600000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName UNKWN
CountryCode US
StateCode 27
CountyCode 137
ProviderName STORET