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PLAYA EL ALAMBIQUE, CAROLINA (PR_BEACH_WQX-RW-28) 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 "PLAYA EL ALAMBIQUE, CAROLINA" and has the identifier PR_BEACH_WQX-RW-28.

This site is located in Carolina Municipio County, Puerto Rico at 18.4440910000 degrees latitude and -66.0221500000 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-28" 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

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Characteristic Group Date Range*
Microbiological 2015 - 2022
Physical 2015 - 2022
*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 PR_BEACH_WQX
MonitoringLocationIdentifier PR_BEACH_WQX-RW-28
MonitoringLocationTypeName BEACH Program Site-Ocean
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText AT THE CENTER OF THE BATHER AREA
LatitudeMeasure 18.4440910000
LongitudeMeasure -66.0221500000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 1500
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 72
CountyCode 031
ProviderName STORET