BALNEARIO PUERTO NUEVO, VEGA BAJA (PR_BEACH_WQX-RW-23) site data in the Water Quality Portal
Data Provider: STORET (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)
This beach program site-ocean site, maintained by the PUERTO RICO ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY BOARD (BEACH) (identifier PR_BEACH_WQX), has the name "BALNEARIO PUERTO NUEVO, VEGA BAJA" and has the identifier PR_BEACH_WQX-RW-23. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 21010002. 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 Vega Baja Municipio County, Puerto Rico at 18.4913660000 degrees latitude and -66.3990440000 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 "PR_BEACH_WQX-RW-23" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters
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|Characteristic Group||Date Range*|
|Microbiological||2008 - 2021|
|Physical||2015 - 2021|
What other information is available for this location?
For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide
|OrganizationFormalName||PUERTO RICO ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY BOARD (BEACH)|
|MonitoringLocationName||BALNEARIO PUERTO NUEVO, VEGA BAJA|
|MonitoringLocationTypeName||BEACH Program Site-Ocean|
|MonitoringLocationDescriptionText||AT THE CENTER OF THE BATHER AREA|