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  • USGS 01555500 East Mahantango Creek near Dalmatia, PA

      Stream Site

    DESCRIPTION:
    Latitude 40°36'40",   Longitude 76°54'44"   NAD27
    Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, Hydrologic Unit 02050301
    Drainage area: 162 square miles
    Datum of gage: 401.22 feet above   NGVD29.
    AVAILABLE DATA:
    Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
     Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    2007-10-01  2014-08-20  
     Daily Data
        Discharge, cubic feet per second  1929-10-01  2014-08-19  31004 
        Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter  1964-03-04  1964-03-13  10 
        Suspended sediment discharge, tons per day  1964-03-04  1964-03-13  10 
     Daily Statistics 
        Discharge, cubic feet per second  1929-10-01  2014-05-15 30908 
        Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter  1964-03-04  1964-03-13 10 
        Suspended sediment discharge, tons per day  1964-03-04  1964-03-13 10 
     Monthly Statistics 
        Discharge, cubic feet per second  1929-10  2014-05  
        Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter  1964-03  1964-03  
        Suspended sediment discharge, tons per day  1964-03  1964-03  
     Annual Statistics 
        Discharge, cubic feet per second  1930  2014  
        Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter  1964  1964  
        Suspended sediment discharge, tons per day  1964  1964  
     Peak streamflow 1929-10-02  2012-10-30  84 
     Field measurements 1929-08-25  2014-08-18  722 
     Field/Lab water-quality samples 1962-07-11  2013-06-15  75 

    Additional Data Sources

    Begin Date

    End Date

    Count
     Instantaneous-Data Archive  **offsite** 1990-10-01  2007-09-30  538363 
     Annual Water-Data Report (pdf)  **offsite** 2006  2013  8 
    OPERATION:
    Record for this site is maintained by the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center
    Email questions about this site to Pennsylvania Water Science Center Water-Data Inquiries
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    STATION.--01555500 EAST MAHANTANGO CREEK NEAR DALMATIA, PA
    LOCATION.--Lat 40`36'40", long 76`54'44", Northumberland County, Hydrologic Unit 02050301, on right bank at bridge on SR 3017, 2.0 mi upstream from mouth, and 3.2 mi south of Dalmatia.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--162 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1929 to current year. Prior to October 1945, published as Mahantango Creek East near Dalmatia.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 401.22 ft above sea level. Oct. 1, 1929, to Feb. 11, 1930, nonrecording gage, and Feb. 12, 1930, to Nov. 18, 1973, water-stage recorder at present site at datum 0.72 ft lower. Nov. 19, 1973, to June 18, 1974, nonrecording gage at site 2 mi upstream at different datum.
    COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.