034008 (R10ELKHEADMINE-EM08SS) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This land site, maintained by the EPA Region 10 Elkhead Mine, Douglas County, OR (identifier R10ELKHEADMINE), has the name "034008" and has the identifier R10ELKHEADMINE-EM08SS. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 17100303. 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 Douglas County County, Oregon at 43.5581429900 degrees latitude and -123.1698627700 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 826.884 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 "R10ELKHEADMINE-EM08SS" 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, Minor, Metals 2003 - 2003
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals 2003 - 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 R10ELKHEADMINE
OrganizationFormalName EPA Region 10 Elkhead Mine, Douglas County, OR
MonitoringLocationIdentifier R10ELKHEADMINE-EM08SS
MonitoringLocationName 034008
MonitoringLocationTypeName Land
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText surface soil grab
HUCEightDigitCode 17100303
LatitudeMeasure 43.5581429900
LongitudeMeasure -123.1698627700
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 826.884
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCollectionMethodName GPS Code (Pseudo Range) Standard Position (SA Off)
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName SEALV
CountryCode US
StateCode 41
CountyCode 019
ProviderName STORET