Wheaton Branch (FOSCWQ_WQX-SC_WB) site data in the Water Quality Portal
Data Provider: STORET (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)
This river/stream perennial site, maintained by the Friends of Sligo Creek (identifier FOSCWQ_WQX), has the name "Wheaton Branch" and has the identifier FOSCWQ_WQX-SC_WB. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 02070010. 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 Montgomery County County, Maryland at 39.0201256100 degrees latitude and -77.0331233700 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 "FOSCWQ_WQX-SC_WB" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters
What other monitoring locations are upstream or downstream from this one?
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.
|Characteristic Group||Date Range*|
|Nutrient||2004 - 2010|
|Physical||2004 - 2010|
What other information is available for this location?
For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide
|OrganizationFormalName||Friends of Sligo Creek|