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Barnegat Bay below Oyster Creek and above Barnegat Inlet (NJDEP_BB-BB07a) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This estuary site, maintained by the NJDEP Barnegat Bay (identifier NJDEP_BB), has the name "Barnegat Bay below Oyster Creek and above Barnegat Inlet" and has the identifier NJDEP_BB-BB07a. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)02040301.

This site is located in Ocean County County, New Jersey at 39.8012860000 degrees latitude and -74.1571170000 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_BB-BB07a" 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

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, Algae, Phytoplankton, Photosynthetic Pigments 2012 - 2023
Biological, Algae,Phytoplankton,Cyanobacteria,Photosynthetic 2012 - 2013
Information 2012 - 2023
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2012 - 2013
Microbiological 2014 - 2023
Not Assigned 2014 - 2023
Nutrient 2012 - 2023
Organics, Other 2012 - 2023
Physical 2012 - 2023
*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_BB
OrganizationFormalName NJDEP Barnegat Bay
MonitoringLocationIdentifier NJDEP_BB-BB07a
MonitoringLocationName Barnegat Bay below Oyster Creek and above Barnegat Inlet
MonitoringLocationTypeName Estuary
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText DEPMODELSITE
HUCEightDigitCode 02040301
LatitudeMeasure 39.8012860000
LongitudeMeasure -74.1571170000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolation-Photo
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 34
CountyCode 029
ProviderName STORET