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USGS 403434078302201 CA 459 Cambria County Observation Well


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Station gage imageSTATION.--403434078302201 CAMBRIA COUNTY, local well number CA 459.
LOCATION.--Lat 40`34'34", long 78`30'22", Hydrologic Unit 02050201.
OWNER.--U.S. Geological Survey.
WELL CHARACTERISTICS.--Drilled observation well, depth 148 ft.
INSTRUMENTATION.--Data collection platform with 60-minute recording interval. Satellite telemetry at station.
DATUM.--Elevation of land surface is 2,070 ft above sea level, from topographic map.
REMARKS.--Cause of large water-level fluctuations are unknown, but could be related to nearby mining operations. Daily maximum, minimum and mean water levels are available from the District Office.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--July 2002 to August 2008. (Discontinued)
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
2002-07-19  2008-08-11


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