--01480399 CHAMBERS LAKE NEAR WAGONTOWN,
--Lat 40`01'40", long
75`51'03", Chester County, Hydrologic Unit 02040205, at
Hibernia Dam on Birch Run, 0.6 mi upstream from gaging station on Birch
Run (station 01480300), 0.9 mi upstream from mouth, and 1.4 mi
northwest of Wagontown.
--4.5 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--May 1997 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder and Pluvio precipitation
gage. Elevation of gage is sea level (levels by Chester County Water
Resources Authority, Chester County Parks and Recreation Department).
Non-recording gage, May 1997 to Jan 2007. Satellite telemetry at
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by Chester County Water Resources Authority.
-- Reservoir formed by earthfill dam with
principal spillway at elevation 587.5 ft, capacity 2,000 acre-ft. Dam
crest at elevation 596.5 ft. Normal elevation 580 ft, capacity 1,226
acre-ft. Reservoir is used for water supply, flood control, and