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Dunkard Creek at Shannopin: 03072000

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STATION.--03072000DUNKARD CREEK AT SHANNOPIN, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 39`45'33", long 79`58'15",Greene County, Hydrologic Unit 05020005,on left bank 1,300 ft upstream from highway bridge at minebuildings at Shannopin, 1.2 mi north of Dunkard,3.5 mi upstream from mouth, and 4 mi southwest of Greensboro.
DRAINAGE AREA.--229 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1940 to current year.Prior to December 1940 monthly discharge only, published inWSP 1305.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gageis 806.25 ft above sea level (levels by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers).
REMARKS.--Some regulation at low flow bymine pumpage above station.U.S. Army Corps of Engineers satellite telemeter at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided bythe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 3945'33", Longitude 7958'15" NAD27,
Greene County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 05020005
DRAINAGE AREA
229.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 806.25 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1941-06-042003-11-1964
Daily streamflow1941-01-012003-09-3022918
Water Quality Samples1968-07-022003-09-1059

 

 

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