Groundwater Spring #1 (USIOUX_WQX-SPRING 1) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This spring site, maintained by the Upper Sioux Community (identifier USIOUX_WQX), has the name "Groundwater Spring #1" and has the identifier USIOUX_WQX-SPRING 1. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 07020004. 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 Yellow Medicine County County, Minnesota at 44.7523087800 degrees latitude and -95.4972007300 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 "USIOUX_WQX-SPRING 1" 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 2007 - 2014
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2007 - 2014
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 2007 - 2014
Microbiological 2007 - 2014
Nutrient 2007 - 2014
Organics, Pesticide 2009 - 2014
Physical 2007 - 2014
*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 USIOUX_WQX
OrganizationFormalName Upper Sioux Community
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USIOUX_WQX-SPRING 1
MonitoringLocationName Groundwater Spring #1
MonitoringLocationTypeName Spring
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText ESTABLISHMENT_DATE= 01-JAN-01 Station Type= Spring None Of Springs #1-4 this is the furthest east
HUCEightDigitCode 07020004
LatitudeMeasure 44.7523087800
LongitudeMeasure -95.4972007300
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
CountryCode US
StateCode 27
CountyCode 173
ProviderName STORET