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USGS 01649190 PAINT BRANCH NEAR COLLEGE PARK, MD

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LOCATION.--Lat 39°01'59.3", long 76°57'51.4", Montgomery County, MD, Hydrologic Unit 02070010,
   on left bank, upstream of Floral Drive bridge, 1.9 mi northwest of College Park and 3.4 mi 
   northeast of Takoma Park. 
DRAINAGE AREA.--13.1 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 2007 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, water-quality monitor and automatic sampler. Datum of 
   gage is 150.57 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988.
REVISIONS HISTORY.--WDR-US-2009: 2008(M). WDR-US-2011: 2008-2010.
REMARKS.--U.S. Geological Survey gage-height telemeter at station. Low flow affected at times by slight
   regulation from unknown source upstream of station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 3,930 ft³/s, Aug. 14, 2011, gage height, 8.85 ft;
   minimum discharge, 0.04 ft³/s, July 8, 2012.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Montgomery County Department 
   of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
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This station managed by the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center Baltimore office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2007-10-01  2019-12-06
2007-10-01  2019-12-06
2007-10-01  2019-12-06
2007-10-01  2019-12-06
2007-10-01  2019-12-06
2007-10-01  2019-12-06
2007-10-03  2019-12-06







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Most recent instantaneous value: 5.5 12-06-2019   15:05 EST
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 335 12-06-2019   15:05 EST
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter

Most recent instantaneous value: 12.2 12-06-2019   15:05 EST
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pH, water, unfiltered, field, standard units

Most recent instantaneous value: 7.7 12-06-2019   15:05 EST
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Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.9 12-06-2019   15:05 EST
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