Data Provider: STORET (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)
This estuary site, maintained by the Delaware Center for Inland Bays (identifier CMP_WQX), has the name "Oak Orchard" and has the identifier CMP_WQX-IR03. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02040303. 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 Sussex County County, Delaware at 38.5946666700 degrees latitude and -75.1754666700 degrees longitude using the datum WGS84. 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 "CMP_WQX-IR03" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters
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.
For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide
|OrganizationFormalName||Delaware Center for Inland Bays|