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Estuary - west side channel (ELWHAWQ1_WQX-WESC) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This estuary site, maintained by the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe (identifier ELWHAWQ1_WQX), has the name "Estuary - west side channel" and has the identifier ELWHAWQ1_WQX-WESC. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 17110020. 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.

This site is located in Clallam County County, Washington at 48.1455000000 degrees latitude and -123.5670000000 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 "ELWHAWQ1_WQX-WESC" 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 National Linked Data Index, part of the Open Water Data Initiative.

When were data collected at this location?

Periods of record for data characteristic groups
Characteristic Group Date Range*
Physical 2014 - 2021
*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 ELWHAWQ1_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe
MonitoringLocationIdentifier ELWHAWQ1_WQX-WESC
MonitoringLocationName Estuary - west side channel
MonitoringLocationTypeName Estuary
HUCEightDigitCode 17110020
LatitudeMeasure 48.1455000000
LongitudeMeasure -123.5670000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 53
CountyCode 009
ProviderName STORET