Caernarvon Freshwater Diversion - Left Culvert (LPBFSAVEOURLAKE-CFD LEFT) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This constructed diversion dam site, maintained by the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation(Volunteer)* (identifier LPBFSAVEOURLAKE), has the name "Caernarvon Freshwater Diversion - Left Culvert" and has the identifier LPBFSAVEOURLAKE-CFD LEFT. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 08090203. 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 Plaquemines Parish County, Louisiana at 29.8614470000 degrees latitude and -89.9113070000 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 "LPBFSAVEOURLAKE-CFD LEFT" 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*
Physical 2019 - 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 LPBFSAVEOURLAKE
OrganizationFormalName Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation(Volunteer)*
MonitoringLocationIdentifier LPBFSAVEOURLAKE-CFD LEFT
MonitoringLocationName Caernarvon Freshwater Diversion - Left Culvert
MonitoringLocationTypeName Constructed Diversion Dam
HUCEightDigitCode 08090203
LatitudeMeasure 29.8614470000
LongitudeMeasure -89.9113070000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 22
CountyCode 075
ProviderName STORET