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These links download data from the USGS Water Data Services in the RDB format .

If you are an R user, use the USGS dataRetrieval Package to download, analyze, and plot your data.

USGS Parameter Group Data Types Start Date End Date
Biological Water-quality 2018-08-13 2018-08-13
Information Water-quality 2015-06-19 2021-01-05
Inorganics, Major, Metals Water-quality 2016-03-29 2021-01-05
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 2015-06-19 2021-02-27
Inorganics, Minor, metals Water-quality 2016-03-29 2021-01-05
Microbiological Water-quality 2018-06-12 2019-04-16
Nutrient Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 2015-06-19 2021-02-27
Physical Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 2015-05-04 2021-02-27
Sediment Water-quality 2015-06-19 2020-07-22
Stable Isotopes Water-quality 2016-03-29 2021-01-05
n/a Peak Measurements 2015-07-14 2020-01-11
n/a Site Visits 2015-06-10 2021-01-13
n/a USGS Annual Water Data Reports Site 2015-01-01 2020-01-01
Classic Water Data for the Nation Inventory

Metadata Element Location Metadata Metadata Code
Agency
USGS
Site identification number
n/a
Site name
n/a
Site type
ST
DMS latitude n/a
DMS longitude n/a
Decimal latitude n/a
Decimal longitude n/a
Latitude-longitude method
G
Latitude-longitude accuracy
1
Latitude-longitude datum
NAD83
Decimal Latitude-longitude datum NAD83
District
18
State
18
County
063
Country n/a
Land net location description n/a
Name of location map n/a
Scale of location map n/a
Altitude of Gage/land surface n/a
Method altitude determined X
Altitude accuracy n/a
Altitude datum
NAVD88
Subbasin hydrologic unit
05120201
Drainage basin
n/a
Topographic setting
C
Flags for instruments at site n/a
Date of first construction
n/a
Date site established or inventoried n/a
Drainage area
n/a
Contributing drainage area n/a
Time Zone abbreviation n/a
Site honors Daylight Savings Time
n/a
Data reliability
C
Data-other GW files n/a
National aquifer n/a
Local aquifer n/a
Local aquifer type
n/a
Well depth n/a
Hole depth
n/a
Source of depth data n/a
Project number n/a

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