Rahway River at State Highway 27 & River Road (NJDEP_AMERICORPS-WA01395000A) 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 NJDEP Americorps Program (identifier NJDEP_AMERICORPS), has the name "Rahway River at State Highway 27 & River Road" and has the identifier NJDEP_AMERICORPS-WA01395000A. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)02030104.

This site is located in Union County County, New Jersey at 40.6191280000 degrees latitude and -74.2810830000 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 "NJDEP_AMERICORPS-WA01395000A" 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 Network Linked Data Index.

When were data collected at this location?

Periods of record for data characteristic groups

For a more detailed breakdown of data, go to the Monitoring Report at the EPA How's My Waterway Application

Characteristic Group Date Range*
Biological, Counts 2010 - 2017
Information 2011 - 2017
Organics, Other 2011 - 2012
Physical 2011 - 2017
Physical, Habitat 2011 - 2017
Sediment 2011 - 2017
*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 NJDEP_AMERICORPS
OrganizationFormalName NJDEP Americorps Program
MonitoringLocationIdentifier NJDEP_AMERICORPS-WA01395000A
MonitoringLocationName Rahway River at State Highway 27 & River Road
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Downstream of the Bridge the stream splits. I sampled the stream segment closer to River Road near the beginning of the island
HUCEightDigitCode 02030104
LatitudeMeasure 40.6191280000
LongitudeMeasure -74.2810830000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolation-Photo
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 34
CountyCode 039
ProviderName STORET