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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 402735077100901 PE 684 Perry County Observation Well


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Station gage imageSTATION.--402735077100901 PERRY COUNTY, local well number PE 846.
LOCATION.--Lat 40`27'38", long 77`10'08", Hydrologic Unit 02050301, at Little Buffalo State Park.
OWNER.--U.S. Geological Survey.
AQUIFER.--Trimmers Rock.
WELL CHARACTERISTICS.--Drilled observation well, diameter 6 in, depth 150 ft, cased to 18 ft.
INSTRUMENTATION.--Data collection platform with 15-minute recording interval since Aril 2023; prior, 60-minute recording interval. Satellite telemetry at station.
DATUM.--Elevation of land surface is 515 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988, from Lidar. Measuring point: Top of plywood cover, 2.90 ft above land-surface datum.
REMARKS.--Daily maximum, minimum, and mean water levels are available from the District Office.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 2001 to current year.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

Available Parameters Period of Record
2001-09-05  2024-04-17


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