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--03072000 DUNKARD CREEK AT SHANNOPIN,
--Lat 39`45'33", long
79`58'15", Greene County, Hydrologic Unit 05020005, on left
bank 1,300 ft upstream from highway bridge at mine buildings at
Shannopin, 1.2 mi north of Dunkard, 3.5 mi upstream from mouth, and 4
mi southwest of Greensboro.
--229 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1940 to current year. Prior
to December 1940 monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1305.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 806.25
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (levels by U.S. Army
Corps of Engineers). Satellite telemetry at station.
--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,
the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, and the U.S.
--Some regulation at low flow by mine pumpage
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-10 ft; Flood stage-12