--01450500 AQUASHICOLA CREEK AT PALMERTON,
--Lat 40`48'22", long
75`35'54", Carbon County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on right
bank 1,200 ft upstream from bridge on Sixth Street in Palmerton, and
1.2 mi upstream from mouth.
--76.7 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1939 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 389.08 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water
Program. Records of diversion provided by Palmer Water Company.
--Occasional diversion from Pohopoco Creek
into Aquashicola Creek upstream from station.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Data transmitter operational limit -
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.