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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 01494850 East Branch Big Elk Creek at Forestville, PA

  Stream Site

Latitude 39°49'20",   Longitude 75°53'50"   NAD27
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Hydrologic Unit 02060002
Drainage area: 9.69 square miles
Datum of gage: 395.2 feet above   NAVD88.
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    2007-10-05  2024-07-19  
 Daily Data
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  2007-10-01  2024-07-18  6136 
    pH, water, unfiltered, field, standard units  2007-10-06  2014-10-20  7629 
 Daily Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  2007-10-01  2021-08-31 5084 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  2007-10  2021-08  
 Annual Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  2008  2021  
 Peak streamflow 2007-10-27  2021-09-01  14 
 Field measurements 2007-10-18  2024-06-06  161 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 2008-06-02  2013-06-06  20 
 Water-Year Summary 2008  2020  13 
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