USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
01450500 AQUASHICOLA CREEK AT PALMERTON, PA
LOCATION - Lat 40°48'22", long 75°35'54" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Carbon County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on right bank 1,200 ft upstream from bridge on Sixth Street in Palmerton, and 1.2 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 76.7 mi².
- WSP 1051: 1940-45 (monthly net diversion), Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1939 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 388.205 ft above NAVD88 from GNSS RTN Survey, completed on 8/31/2022. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION - Funding for this station provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water Program.