Blob Pond (POARCHCRK_WQX-BP09) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This lake site, maintained by the Poarch Band of Creeks (Tribal) (identifier POARCHCRK_WQX), has the name "Blob Pond" and has the identifier POARCHCRK_WQX-BP09. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 03150204. 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 Monroe County County, Alabama at 31.6413000000 degrees latitude and -87.2158000000 degrees longitude using the datum WGS84. 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 "POARCHCRK_WQX-BP09" 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 2013 - 2015
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2013 - 2015
Microbiological 2015 - 2021
Nutrient 2013 - 2021
Organics, Other 2013 - 2015
Physical 2013 - 2021
*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 POARCHCRK_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Poarch Band of Creeks (Tribal)
MonitoringLocationIdentifier POARCHCRK_WQX-BP09
MonitoringLocationName Blob Pond
MonitoringLocationTypeName Lake
HUCEightDigitCode 03150204
LatitudeMeasure 31.6413000000
LongitudeMeasure -87.2158000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName WGS84
CountryCode US
StateCode 01
CountyCode 099
ProviderName STORET