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Conestoga River at Conestoga: 01576754

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STATION.--01576754CONESTOGA RIVER AT CONESTOGA, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 39`56'47", long 76`22'05",Lancaster County, Hydrologic Unit 02050306,on left bank on SR 3030,1,500 ft downstream from Little Conestoga Creek,1.0 mi west of Conestoga, and 2.6 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--470 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1984 tocurrent year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder.Datum of gage is 180.45 ft above sea level.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the Susquehanna River BasinCommission.
LOCATION
Latitude 3956'47", Longitude 7622'05" NAD27,
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050306
DRAINAGE AREA
470.00 square miles
; Contributing drainage area
470 square miles,
GAGE
Datum of gage is 180.45 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1985-02-122004-07-2819
Daily streamflow1984-10-012003-09-306939
Water Quality Samples1984-10-222003-09-11842

 

 

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