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Data collected by the MD-DE-DC USGS Water Science Center are reported in Eastern Standard Time (EST) year-round.

Updated July 1, 2016: USGS streamflow monitoring has recently been discontinued at the following sites:
  • 01487150 BUCKS BRANCH NEAR ATLANTA, DE (2014 to 2016)
  • 01594963 NYDEGGER RUN NEAR GORMAN, MD (2013 to 2016)
  • 01596050 SAVAGE RIVER NEAR AVILTON, MD (2013 to 2016)
  • 01597000 CRABTREE CREEK NEAR SWANTON, MD (1948 to 2016)
  • 01598650 SAND SPRING RUN AT FROSTBURG, MD (2006 to 2016)
  • 03076700 BUFFALO RUN NEAR FRIENDSVILLE, MD (2013 to 2016)
  • 03076800 MILL RUN AT MINERAL SPRING, MD (2013 to 2016)
Questions or concerns can be directed to Jon Dillow (jjdillow@usgs.gov; 443-498-5524).



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LOCATION.--Lat 39°38'50.9", long 78°56'10.4", Allegany County, MD, Hydrologic Unit 02070002, 
   on right bank 800 ft upstream of Braddock Road, .8 mi upstream from Georges Creek. Station located within 
   the arboretum at the Frostburg State University campus.
DRAINAGE AREA.--3.58 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--April 2006 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,883.11 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988.
REMARKS.--The station is part of the Sand Spring Run Research and Training Watershed Initiative and is 
   operated largely by student workers of the U.S. Geological Survey. U.S. Geological Survey satellite 
   data-collection platform at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by Frostburg State University,
   and the U.S. Geological Survey.
NOTICE--As of June 22, 2016, data collection at this streamgage has been discontinued due to lack of funding. Although historic data will remain accessible, no new data will be collected unless one or more new funding partners are found. Questions or concerns can be directed to Jon Dillow (jjdillow@usgs.gov; 443-498-5524).
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Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
00065 Gage height 2016-03-29  2016-06-21
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2008-09-30

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*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.