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HOODS CREEK (NKUWATER-L300) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This river/stream site, maintained by the Northern Kentucky University (identifier NKUWATER), has the name "HOODS CREEK" and has the identifier NKUWATER-L300. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 05100102. 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 Clark County County, Kentucky at 38.0126860 degrees latitude and -84.1614080 degrees longitude using the datum UNKWN. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 0 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 "NKUWATER-L300" 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*
Inorganics, Major, Metals 2003 - 2003
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2001 - 2003
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 2003 - 2003
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals 2003 - 2003
Microbiological 2001 - 2003
Nutrient 2001 - 2003
Organics, Other 2001 - 2003
Physical 2001 - 2003
*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 NKUWATER
OrganizationFormalName Northern Kentucky University
MonitoringLocationIdentifier NKUWATER-L300
MonitoringLocationName HOODS CREEK
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText AT LYKINS PARK BETWEEN FOOT BRIDGE AND PARKING LOT
HUCEightDigitCode 05100102
LatitudeMeasure 38.0126860
LongitudeMeasure -84.1614080
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Unknown
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName UNKWN
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 0
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName Unknown
CountryCode US
StateCode 21
CountyCode 049
ProviderName STORET