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USGS Parameter Group Data Types Start Date End Date
Information Water-quality 2012-02-21 2023-08-04
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals Water-quality 2012-02-21 2023-06-22
Nutrient Water-quality 2012-02-21 2023-06-22
Organics, other Water-quality 2016-04-21 2023-06-22
Physical Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 2012-02-21 2024-04-14
Sediment Water-quality 2012-02-21 2023-08-04
Stable Isotopes Water-quality 2019-05-08 2023-04-12
n/a Peak Measurements 2017-09-02 2021-10-16
n/a Site Visits 2013-10-18 2024-03-12
n/a USGS Annual Water Data Reports Site 2016-01-01 2023-01-01
Water Data for the Nation inventory

Monitoring location 08162501 is associated with a Tidal stream in Matagorda County, Texas. Current conditions of Discharge, Gage height, and Water velocity reading from field sensor are available. Water data back to 2012 are available online.

Metadata Element Location Metadata Metadata Code
Agency
USGS
Site identification number
n/a
Site name
n/a
Site type
ST-TS
DMS latitude n/a
DMS longitude n/a
Decimal latitude n/a
Decimal longitude n/a
Latitude-longitude method
N
Latitude-longitude accuracy
S
Latitude-longitude datum
NAD83
Decimal Latitude-longitude datum NAD83
District
48
State
48
County
321
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
12090402
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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