Governor Basin drainage below Virginius Mine (UWP-GB-03) site data in the Water Quality Portal
Data Provider: STORET (Learn more about Water Quality Portal Data Providers)
This river/stream site, maintained by the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (Volunteer)* (identifier UWP), has the name "Governor Basin drainage below Virginius Mine" and has the identifier UWP-GB-03. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 14020006. 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 Ouray County County, Colorado at 37.9705300000 degrees latitude and -107.7759600000 degrees longitude using the datum WGS84. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 11950 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 "UWP-GB-03" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters
What other monitoring locations are upstream or downstream from this one?
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.
|Characteristic Group||Date Range*|
|Inorganics, Major, Metals||2017 - 2017|
|Inorganics, Major, Non-metals||2017 - 2017|
|Inorganics, Minor, Metals||2017 - 2017|
|Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals||2017 - 2017|
|Physical||2017 - 2017|
|Radiochemical||2017 - 2017|
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||Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (Volunteer)*|
|MonitoringLocationName||Governor Basin drainage below Virginius Mine|
|MonitoringLocationDescriptionText||Governor Basin Creek (drainage) below Virginius Mine|
|VerticalCollectionMethodName||Topographic Map Interpolation|