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Water year 2018: 2018-10-01 to 2019-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
11376420 South Fork Battle Creek below diversion to South Battle Creek Canal, near Manton, CA
LOCATION - Lat 40°22'08", long 121°47'48" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.18, T.29 N., R.2 E., Tehama County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18020118, on right bank, at diversion dam to South Battle Creek Canal, and 5.9 mi southeast of Manton.
DRAINAGE AREA - 66.7 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1987 to September 2016 (discontinued) (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 Unpublished records for water years 1978-87 available in files of the U.S. Geological Survey.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 years 1976-77 in files of Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and metal Alaskan fishladder. Elevation of gage is 2,040 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 5.0 ft³/s at all times; flow is computed to 8.9 ft³/s. See schematic diagram of Battle Creek and Cow Creek Basins available from the California Water Science Center.