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Buskirk Creek 03 (GNLK01_WQX-BC03) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This river/stream site, maintained by the Match-e-be-nash-she-wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan (Gun Lake) (identifier GNLK01_WQX), has the name "Buskirk Creek 03" and has the identifier GNLK01_WQX-BC03. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 04050003. 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 Allegan County County, Michigan at 42.6352895500 degrees latitude and -85.6615197300 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 "GNLK01_WQX-BC03" 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
Characteristic Group Date Range*
Information 2021 - 2022
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2021 - 2022
Microbiological 2021 - 2022
Nutrient 2021 - 2022
Organics, Pesticide 2021 - 2022
Physical 2021 - 2022
*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 GNLK01_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Match-e-be-nash-she-wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan (Gun Lake)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier GNLK01_WQX-BC03
MonitoringLocationName Buskirk Creek 03
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 04050003
LatitudeMeasure 42.6352895500
LongitudeMeasure -85.6615197300
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolation-Digital Map Source
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 26
CountyCode 005
ProviderName STORET