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Water year 2020: 2020-10-01 to 2021-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
11376140 North Fork Battle Creek below Diversion to Cross Country Canal, near Manton, CA
LOCATION - Lat 40°27'16", long 121°51'35" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.15, T.30 N., R.1 E., Shasta County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18020118, on left bank, at diversion dam 800 ft upstream from Volta No. 2 Powerplant, and 1.4 mi northeast of Manton.
DRAINAGE AREA - 133 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1987 to current year (operated as a low-flow station only). Unpublished records for water years 1978-87 available in files of the U.S. Geological Survey. Fragmentary records for water year 1977 available in files of Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 2,240 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.
COOPERATION - Records were collected by Pacific Gas and Electric Co., under general supervision of the U.S. Geological Survey, in connection with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project no. 1121.
REMARKS - This station records fishwater release only. The minimum release requirement is 3.0 ft³/s at all times. From 1987-2015, flow is computed to 40 ft³/s. Beginning 2016, flow is computed to 204 ft³/s. See schematic diagram of Battle Creek and Cow Creek Basins available from the California Water Science Center.