USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
012095493 RIDGEFIELD BROOK AT SHIELDS LANE AT RIDGEFIELD, CT
LOCATION - Lat 41°18'50.72", long 73°29'34.42" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Fairfield County, CT, Hydrologic Unit 01100006, 300 ft above Taylors Pond on right bank 35 ft upstream from bridge on Shields Lane.
DRAINAGE AREA - 3.39 mi².
- WDR US-11-1: 2004, 2006, 2007 (P).
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 2003 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 565 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Satellite telemetry at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - The lowest daily mean for the period of record also occurred on July 7, 2010 but may have been lower during a period of missing record from Sep. 16-30, 2010. The instantaneous low flow for the period of record is 0.13 ft³/s and occurred July 5, 6, 7, and 8, 2010 but may have been lower during a period of missing record from Sep. 16-30, 2010.