USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
01468500 SCHUYLKILL RIVER AT LANDINGVILLE, PA
LOCATION - Lat 40°37'45", long 76°07'30" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Schuylkill County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02040203, on left bank 10 ft upstream from highway bridge on SR 2011 at Landingville, 0.1 mi upstream from Mahannon Creek, and 5.0 mi downstream from West Branch Schuylkill River.
DRAINAGE AREA - 133 mi².
- WDR PA-75-1: 1973(P), 1974(P).
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 1947 to April 1953, October 1963 to September 1965, August 1973 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 470.64 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Aug. 27, 1947, non-recording gage 10 ft downstream at same datum. Satellite and landline telemetry at station.
COOPERATION - Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and the U.S. Geological Survey.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in June 1972 reached a stage of 17.36 ft, discharge, about 14,000 ft³/s.
PERIOD OF RECORD - September 2013 to current year.
COOPERATION - Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
INSTRUMENTATION - Specific conductance probe interfaced with a data collection platform.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: Maximum, 1260 microsiemens, Feb 16, 2016; minimum, 137 microsiemens, June 11, 2020.