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Colorado River US of confluence w/Fraser, North side of Hwy (NCWCD-CR-WGU) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This river/stream site, maintained by the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colorado) (Volunteer) (identifier NCWCD), has the name "Colorado River US of confluence w/Fraser, North side of Hwy" and has the identifier NCWCD-CR-WGU. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 14010001. 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. To learn more about water use in this watershed, you can go to the National Water Census Data Portal.

This site is located in Grand County County, Colorado at 40.1100000000 degrees latitude and -105.9700000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD27. 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 "NCWCD-CR-WGU" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

Upstream and downstream stations

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.

Detailed Metadata

For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide

OrganizationIdentifier NCWCD
OrganizationFormalName Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colorado) (Volunteer)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier NCWCD-CR-WGU
MonitoringLocationName Colorado River US of confluence w/Fraser, North side of Hwy
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 14010001
LatitudeMeasure 40.1100000000
LongitudeMeasure -105.9700000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD27
CountryCode US
StateCode 08
CountyCode 049
ProviderName STORET