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USGS Parameter Group Data Types Start Date End Date
Biological Water-quality 2000-11-21 2016-08-16
Information Water-quality 1945-03-09 2016-08-16
Inorganics, Major, Metals Water-quality 1956-10-01 2008-11-05
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals Daily Values, Water-quality 1956-10-01 2016-08-16
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals Water-quality 1956-10-01 2008-11-05
Inorganics, Minor, metals Water-quality 1956-10-01 2008-11-05
Microbiological Water-quality 1972-08-23 1974-01-15
Nutrient Water-quality 1956-10-01 2016-08-16
Organics, other Water-quality 1969-07-30 2008-11-05
Organics, pesticide Water-quality 2000-11-21 2008-11-05
Physical Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 1930-10-01 2022-09-30
Sediment Water-quality 1939-03-31 2016-03-14
n/a Peak Measurements 1881-04-05 1995-08-21
n/a Site Visits 1930-11-17 2022-06-07
n/a USGS Annual Water Data Reports Site 2006-01-01 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
R
Latitude-longitude accuracy
S
Latitude-longitude datum
NAD27
Decimal Latitude-longitude datum NAD83
District
46
State
46
County
135
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 L
Altitude accuracy n/a
Altitude datum
NGVD29
Subbasin hydrologic unit
10170101
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
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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