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[!] Over the next year, the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center will be updating the geodetic vertical elevation (gage datum) for many locations. Click HERE for additional information including a current list of streamgages with upcoming datum changes. This update in gage datum does not affect the location of the streamgage, nor the observed local gage height or discharge recorded at the streamgage.

USGS 01440485 Swiftwater Creek at Swiftwater, PA


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LOCATION.--Lat 41`05'38", long 75`19'21", Monroe County, Hydrologic Unit 02040104, on left bank at Aventis Pasteur Laboratories complex, at Discovery Drive in Swiftwater, Pocono Township, and 3.0 mi above mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--6.59 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1994 to April 2001 (measurements only); April 2001 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,114.73 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Apr. 18, 2001, non-recording gage at site 500 ft downstream (datum undetermined). Satellite and landline telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
This station managed by the PAWSC Williamsport Field Office.

Available Parameters Period of Record
2001-04-18  2022-08-08


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