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South Platte at Hwy 60 near Miliken (MWRD_WQX-Miliken) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This river/stream site, maintained by the Metro Water Recovery (formerly Metro Wastewater Reclamation District) (identifier MWRD_WQX), has the name "South Platte at Hwy 60 near Miliken" and has the identifier MWRD_WQX-Miliken. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 10190003. 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 Weld County County, Colorado at 40.3200200000 degrees latitude and -104.8110000000 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 "MWRD_WQX-Miliken" 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*
Nutrient 2014 - 2021
Physical 2012 - 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 MWRD_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Metro Water Recovery (formerly Metro Wastewater Reclamation District)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier MWRD_WQX-Miliken
MonitoringLocationName South Platte at Hwy 60 near Miliken
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Take Hwy 85 north. Turn left (west) on Cty Rd 27. The road will cross the river approximately 5 miles north of Hwy 85. Sample from the bridge in flowing water.
HUCEightDigitCode 10190003
LatitudeMeasure 40.3200200000
LongitudeMeasure -104.8110000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName WGS84
CountryCode US
StateCode 08
CountyCode 123
ProviderName STORET