USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
03020500 OIL CREEK AT ROUSEVILLE, PA
LOCATION - Lat 41°28'54", long 79°41'44" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Venango County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 05010003, on right bank 100 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway 8, about 300 ft upstream from Cherrytree Run, and 1 mi north of Rouseville.
DRAINAGE AREA - 283 mi².
- WSP 743: Drainage area. WSP 1053: 1936-37(M), 1943(M).
PERIOD OF RECORD - June 1932 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1027.9 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to Jun 9, 1941, non-recording gage at same site and datum. Prior to April 4, 2023, the datum of gage was reported as 1,028.32 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite 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, Pittsburgh District, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 2002 to current year.
COOPERATION - Water-quality samples were collected as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Water-Quality Network (WQN) with cooperation from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.