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During cold weather, ice effects on stage, groundwater levels, precipitation and water quality parameters at some stream-gaging stations and wells are likely. Data values reported on these pages may be significantly higher or lower than actual values. Adjustment of data for ice effects can only be done after detailed analysis. Users are encouraged to contact this office for more information on specific stream-gaging stations or wells.
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.
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