South Branch Lake - Near Outlet (PENOBSCOTINDIANNATIONDNR-119-SBL2) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This lake site, maintained by the Penobscot Indian Nation Department of Natural Resources (Tribal) (identifier PENOBSCOTINDIANNATIONDNR), has the name "South Branch Lake - Near Outlet" and has the identifier PENOBSCOTINDIANNATIONDNR-119-SBL2. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 01020005. 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 Penobscot County County, Maine at 45.3745120000 degrees latitude and -68.6656260000 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 "PENOBSCOTINDIANNATIONDNR-119-SBL2" 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*
Information 2012 - 2016
Microbiological 2012 - 2016
Physical 2012 - 2016
*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
OrganizationFormalName Penobscot Indian Nation Department of Natural Resources (Tribal)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier PENOBSCOTINDIANNATIONDNR-119-SBL2
MonitoringLocationName South Branch Lake - Near Outlet
MonitoringLocationTypeName Lake
HUCEightDigitCode 01020005
LatitudeMeasure 45.3745120000
LongitudeMeasure -68.6656260000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 0
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS Code (Pseudo Range) Differential
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 23
CountyCode 019
ProviderName STORET