SW023 (LUMMINSN_WQX-LUMMI0019) site data in the Water Quality Portal
Data Provider: STORET (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)
This ocean site, maintained by the Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation (Tribal) (identifier LUMMINSN_WQX), has the name "SW023" and has the identifier LUMMINSN_WQX-LUMMI0019. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 17110004. 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 Whatcom County County, Washington at 48.7095225600 degrees latitude and -122.6422441700 degrees longitude using the datum WGS84. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 0.06 ft No vertical location accuracy metadata is available.
To download the metadata about this site along with water quality data, go to the Portal Page and enter "LUMMINSN_WQX-LUMMI0019" 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*|
|Microbiological||1998 - 2021|
|Physical||1998 - 2021|
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||Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation (Tribal)|
|MonitoringLocationDescriptionText||At least 1.5 feet of water is needed to cross over the shallow, often exposed beach connecting Portage Island to Gooseberry Point (the horn). Head south around the horn and try to cut across channel in the middle of crossing at a perpendicular angle (an|
|VerticalCollectionMethodName||Topographic Map Interpolation|