--01578475 OCTORARO CREEK NEAR RICHARDSMERE,
--Lat 39`42'24", long
76`06'56", Cecil County, MD, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, at
single-span steel-truss bridge on New Bridge Road, 1.0 mi south of
PA-MD state line, 1.3 mi northeast of Richardsmere, and 2.5 mi east of
Rock Springs, MD.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--December 19, 2005 to current
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 120 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929,
from topographic map.
--Satellite telemetry at station.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Pennsylvania
Department of Environmental Protection the Susquehanna River Basin
Commission. Records of diversion supplied by Chester Water Authority.