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USGS Parameter Group Data Types Start Date End Date
Information Unit Values, Water-quality 1971-03-17 2022-12-09
Inorganics, Major, Metals Water-quality 1954-04-08 2011-07-19
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals Water-quality 1954-04-08 2020-12-25
Inorganics, Minor, metals Water-quality 1954-04-08 1990-11-05
Microbiological Water-quality 1989-03-22 1990-07-16
Nutrient Water-quality 1954-04-08 2020-12-25
Organics, PCBs Water-quality 1989-08-16 1990-08-22
Organics, other Water-quality 1989-03-22 2017-12-19
Organics, pesticide Water-quality 1989-03-22 1997-06-16
Physical Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 1945-10-01 2022-12-09
Sediment Water-quality 1974-12-11 2020-11-09
n/a Peak Measurements 1946-01-07 2021-07-20
n/a Site Visits 1945-10-29 2022-11-01
n/a USGS Annual Water Data Reports Site 2005-01-01 2021-01-01
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
M
Latitude-longitude accuracy
S
Latitude-longitude datum
NAD83
Decimal Latitude-longitude datum NAD83
District
36
State
36
County
055
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
04130003
Drainage basin
n/a
Topographic setting
n/a
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 Saving Time
n/a
Data reliability
n/a
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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