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USGS Parameter Group Data Types Start Date End Date
Information Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 1908-09-27 2022-08-14
Inorganics, Major, Metals Water-quality 1994-07-29 1995-06-26
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals Water-quality 1994-07-29 1995-06-26
Inorganics, Minor, Non-metals Water-quality 1994-07-29 1995-06-26
Inorganics, Minor, metals Water-quality 1994-07-29 1995-06-26
Nutrient Water-quality 1994-07-29 1995-06-26
Organics, PCBs Water-quality 1994-08-31 1994-08-31
Organics, other Water-quality 1994-08-31 1994-08-31
Organics, pesticide Water-quality 1994-08-31 1994-08-31
Physical Daily Values, Unit Values, Water-quality 1882-09-08 2022-08-14
Radiochemistry Water-quality 1994-07-29 1995-06-26
Stable Isotopes Water-quality 1984-11-27 1995-06-26
n/a USGS Annual Water Data Reports Site 2005-01-01 2021-01-01
Water Data for the Nation inventory

The stage-capacity relation used to compute Walker Lake storage from the lake stage was changed effective October 1, 2014. The relation used prior to October 1, 2014 was from Rush, 1970. After October 1, 2014;the relation is from Lopes and Smith, 2007
Metadata Element Location Metadata Metadata Code
Agency
USGS
Site identification number
n/a
Site name
n/a
Site type
LK
DMS latitude n/a
DMS longitude n/a
Decimal latitude n/a
Decimal longitude n/a
Latitude-longitude method
M
Latitude-longitude accuracy
U
Latitude-longitude datum
NAD27
Decimal Latitude-longitude datum NAD83
District
32
State
32
County
021
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 n/a
Altitude accuracy n/a
Altitude datum
NGVD29
Subbasin hydrologic unit
16050304
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 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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