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Discontinuation of Streamgaging Stations

Discontinuation of Plum Island River at TPK Bridge at Plum Island, MA Streamgaging Station

The streamgaging station, Plum Island River at Plum Island, MA (42475200491701), was discontinued October 1, 2017 due to insufficient funds. This station has operated continuously since August 2015 and has provided river stage and discharge data to numerous Federal, State, and local water-management agencies to monitor and manage water resources.

If any Federal, State or local agencies are interested in providing the additional funds needed to continue operation of this streamflow gaging station, please contact Richard Verdi, Chief of Hydrologic Surveillance, New England Water Science Center (508-490-5064).



USGS 01105500 EAST BRANCH NEPONSET RIVER AT CANTON, MA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION--Lat 42° 09’16", long 71° 08’47", Norfolk County, Hydrologic Unit 01090001, on right bank 100 ft downstream from Washington Street Bridge at Canton, 200 ft downstream from Forge Pond Dam, and 900 ft downstream from Massapoag Brook.
DRAINAGE AREA--27.2 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD--Discharge: October 1952 to current year.
Water-quality records: Water years 1959, 1967–68.
REVISED RECORDS--WSP 1901: drainage area.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 80.18 ft above sea level (Massachusetts Department of Public Works benchmark).
REMARKS-- Flow regulated by Forge, Bolivar, Massapoag, and Reservoir Ponds, and other ponds upstream. Flow affected by diversions for municipal supply of Canton and Stoughton.
COOPERATION BY--Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Water Resources.

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This station managed by the Northborough MA Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 1990-10-01  2017-11-18
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2017-11-18

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 59.3 11-18-2017   22:15 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Nov 18 based on 65 years of record more
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8.00 21 37 48 59.3 72 166


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.62 11-18-2017   22:15 EST
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