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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,
Richard Verdi, Chief of Hydrologic Surveillance, New England Water Science Center
LOCATION--Lat 41o56'02", long
70o57'25", Plymouth County, Hydrologic Unit
01090004, on right bank at bridge on Titicut Road, 1 mi upstream from
Sawmill Brook, 3.5 mi northwest of Middleboro, and 4.0 mi southeast of
DRAINAGE AREA--261 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD--October 1929 to April 1976, April 1985 to May 1988, October 1996 to current year. Published as "at State Farm" October 1929 to September 1969, and as "at State Farm near Bridgewater" October 1969 to April 1976.
REVISED RECORDS--WSP 781: 1934. WSP 1051: 1933. WSP 1201: 1931. WSP 1301: 1930(M), 1933(M), 1935(M). WDR MA-RI-84-1: drainage area.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 9.61 ft above sea level. Prior to October 1996, at sites 40 ft apart about 600 ft upstream: October 1929 to Sept. 30, 1931, inverted nonrecording gage with zero of gage at 10.02 ft; Oct. 1, 1931, to June 8, 1934, nonrecording gage, and June 9, 1934, to April 1976, April 1985 to May 1988, water-stage recorders, at present datum.
REMARKS--Flow affected by diversions to and from basin for municipal supplies. Flow regulated by reservoirs and, prior to about 1975, by powerplants upstream.
COOPERATION BY-- Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Water Resources.
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