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--01571500 CHIQUES CREEK NEAR MARIETTA, PA
--Lat 40`03'46", long
76`30'57", Lancaster County, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, at
single-span concrete bridge on SR 23, 400 ft downstream from Little
Chiques Creek, and 1.2 mi east of Marietta.
--108 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--1989 to current year. Prior to
October 2020, published as "Chickies Creek".
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and
water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 250 ft above National Geodetic
Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. April 2002 to December
2020, non-recording gage at same site and datum.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,
Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the U.S. Geological
--There is diurnal regulation at low flow
caused by operation of mill upstream.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Data transmitter operational limit -
Supplied by NWS