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Miner's Creek upstream of Mineral Creek (UWP-MNRCR-01) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This river/stream site, maintained by the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (Volunteer)* (identifier UWP), has the name "Miner's Creek upstream of Mineral Creek" and has the identifier UWP-MNRCR-01. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)14020006.

This site is located in San Juan County County, Colorado at 37.9627300000 degrees latitude and -107.6047000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 11140 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-MNRCR-01" 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*
Inorganics, Major, Metals 2016 - 2016
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 2016 - 2016
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 2016 - 2016
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals 2016 - 2016
Physical 2016 - 2016
Radiochemical 2016 - 2016
*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 UWP
OrganizationFormalName Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (Volunteer)*
MonitoringLocationIdentifier UWP-MNRCR-01
MonitoringLocationName Miner's Creek upstream of Mineral Creek
MonitoringLocationTypeName River/Stream
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Miner's Creek upstream of confluence with Mineral Creek
HUCEightDigitCode 14020006
LatitudeMeasure 37.9627300000
LongitudeMeasure -107.6047000000
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 11140
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCollectionMethodName Topographic Map Interpolation
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName OTHER
CountryCode US
StateCode 08
CountyCode 111
ProviderName STORET