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Water-Year Summary for Site 05464475

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Mean)  
83554 NO3+NO2, w, total(Mean)  
99133 NO3+NO2,water,insitu(Mean)  

Water year 2021: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
05464475 Morgan Creek near Covington, IA
LOCATION - Lat 41°59'21.9", long 91°45'33.9" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 SE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.22, T.83 N., R.8 W., Linn County, IA, Hydrologic Unit 07080205, at bridge on Worcestor Road in Morgan Creek Park, 1.0 mi south of Covington, and 1.5 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 16.7 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Discharge records from  April 2019 to present. (No winter record at this site). 
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 725.976 ft above NAVD 1988.
REMARKS - Accuracy of records is discussed in the annual Station Analysis archived at the USGS IA Water Science Center.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Water years 2001-2002, 2011-2012. Period of record includes water-quality data published in USGS annual reports and various project reports.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - NITRATE + NITRITE: April 2019 to current year, records fragmentary.
WATER TEMPERATURE: April 2019 to current year, records fragmentary.