StearnsLake_SouthWest_Shore (WATERLDF-STL_SW_S) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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

This lake site, maintained by the Lac Du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians DNR (identifier WATERLDF), has the name "StearnsLake_SouthWest_Shore" and has the identifier WATERLDF-STL_SW_S. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) 07050002. 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. To learn more about water use in this watershed, you can go to the National Water Census Data Portal.

This site is located in Vilas County County, Wisconsin at 45.9877700 degrees latitude and -89.8043400 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. No horizontal location accuracy metadata is available. This site is at an elevation of 0 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 "WATERLDF-STL_SW_S" into the "Site ID" box under Site Parameters

Upstream and downstream stations

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.

Detailed Metadata

For the definitions of the metadata elements, please go to the Water Quality Portal user guide

OrganizationIdentifier WATERLDF
OrganizationFormalName Lac Du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians DNR
MonitoringLocationIdentifier WATERLDF-STL_SW_S
MonitoringLocationName StearnsLake_SouthWest_Shore
MonitoringLocationTypeName Lake
MonitoringLocationDescriptionText Stearns south west shore
HUCEightDigitCode 07050002
LatitudeMeasure 45.9877700
LongitudeMeasure -89.8043400
HorizontalCollectionMethodName GPS-Unspecified
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 0
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode ft
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName Unknown
CountryCode US
StateCode 55
CountyCode 125
ProviderName STORET