Funding for this site is provided by:
--01450500 AQUASHICOLA CREEK AT PALMERTON,
--Lat 40`48'22", long
75`35'54", Carbon County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on right
bank 1,200 ft upstream from bridge on Sixth Street in Palmerton, and
1.2 mi upstream from mouth.
--76.7 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1939 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 389.08 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
--Occasional diversion from Pohopoco Creek
into Aquashicola Creek upstream from station.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Data transmitter operational limit -
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.