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Water Quality Samples for Montana

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USGS 12323600 Silver Bow Creek at Opportunity MT

Deer Lodge County, Montana
Hydrologic Unit Code 17010201
Latitude  46°06'27.93", Longitude 112°48'19.02" NAD83
Drainage area 343  square miles
Gage datum 4,912 feet above NGVD29
Output formats
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Sample
Datetime
Time
datum
 
Time
datum
reliability
code
 
Sample
Medium
Code
 
Agency
Collecting
Sample,
Code
 




Stream
width,
feet
(00004)



Temper-
ature,
water,
deg C
(00010)



Temper-
ature,
air,
deg C
(00020)


Instan-
taneous
dis-
charge,
ft3/s
(00061)

Number
of
sam-
pling
points,
count
(00063)




Gage
height,
feet
(00065)
Specif-
ic
conduc-
tance,
wat unf
uS/cm @
25 degC
(00095)
Hydro-
gen
ion,
water,
unfltrd
calcd,
mg/L
(00191)

pH,
water,
unfltrd
field,
std
units
(00400)

pH,
water,
unfltrd
lab,
std
units
(00403)


Carbon
dioxide
water,
unfltrd
mg/L
(00405)


Organic
carbon,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00681)


Hard-
ness,
water,
mg/L as
CaCO3
(00900)
Noncarb
hard-
ness,
wat flt
lab,
mg/L as
CaCO3
(00905)



Calcium
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00915)


Magnes-
ium,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00925)



Sodium,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00930)



Sodium
adsorp-
tion
ratio
(00931)

Sodium
frac-
tion
of
cations
percent
(00932)


Potas-
sium,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00935)


Chlor-
ide,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00940)



Sulfate
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00945)


Fluor-
ide,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L
(00950)


Silica,
water,
fltrd,
mg/L as
SiO2
(00955)



Arsenic
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01000)



Arsenic
water,
unfltrd
ug/L
(01002)



Cadmium
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01025)



Cadmium
water,
unfltrd
ug/L
(01027)



Copper,
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01040)

Copper,
water,
unfltrd
recover
-able,
ug/L
(01042)

Iron,
water,
unfltrd
recover
-able,
ug/L
(01045)



Iron,
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01046)



Lead,
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01049)

Lead,
water,
unfltrd
recover
-able,
ug/L
(01051)
Manga-
nese,
water,
unfltrd
recover
-able,
ug/L
(01055)


Manga-
nese,
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01056)



Zinc,
water,
fltrd,
ug/L
(01090)

Zinc,
water,
unfltrd
recover
-able,
ug/L
(01092)
Alka-
linity,
wat flt
fxd end
lab,
mg/L as
CaCO3
(29801)


Gage
height
above
datum
meters
(30207)


Dis-
charge,
instan-
taneous
m3/s
(30209)



Transit
rate,
sampler
ft/s
(50015)



Site
visit
purpose
code
(50280)
Turbdty
white
light,
det ang
90+/-30
corrctd
NTRU
(63676)
Dis-
solved
solids,
sum of
consti-
tuents,
mg/L
(70301)


Dis-
solved
solids,
water,
ton/d
(70302)

Dis-
solved
solids,
water,
tons/
acre-ft
(70303)
Suspnd.
sedimnt
sieve
diametr
percent
<0.0625
mm
(70331)


Sampler
nozzle
mater-
ial,
code
(72219)


Sampler
nozzle
di-
ameter,
code
(72220)
Sus-
pended
sedi-
ment
concen-
tration
mg/L
(80154)
Sus-
pended
sedi-
ment
dis-
charge,
ton/d
(80155)
Vel-
city
at
point
in
stream,
ft/s
(81904)



Sam-
pling
method,
code
(82398)




Sampler
type,
code
(84164)

Sample
split-
ter
type,
field,
code
(84171)

Bottle
or bag
sampler
mater-
ial,
code
(84182)
Specif.
conduc-
tance,
wat unf
lab,
uS/cm @
25 degC
(90095)
1 mL
4.5 N
H2SO4
preser-
vative
lot
number
(99156)
2 mL
7.7 N
HNO3
preser-
vative
lot
number
(99159)
100
uS/cm
KCl
conduct
stand-
ard lot
number
(99161)
500
uS/cm
KCl
conduct
stand-
ard lot
number
(99163)
750
uS/cm
KCl
conduct
stand-
ard lot
number
(99164)



pH 10
Buffer
lot
number
(99171)



pH 7
Buffer
lot
number
(99173)

0.45 um
capsule
filter
NWIS
lot
number
(99206)
2016-10-17 12:15
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
22.0 6.0 7.0 43 22 1.97 472 M  8.5 8.2 0.6 3.64 183 85 55.2 11.0 21.8 0.70 20 4.53 37.4 75.7 0.42 23.4 5.1 5.3 0.100 0.22 6.8 13.7 287 20.8 0.130 1.80 111 49.6 28.0 54 98.4 0.60 1.2 0.2 1001 E 5.4 288 33.3 0.39 93 3 5 8 0.92 2.20 10 3045 50 3 475 40200 40218 30452 30458   20157 20184 10040
2017-03-20 13:30
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
22.0 3.5 8.0 93 22 2.38 346 0.00001 8.0 7.8 1.5 5.77 127 45 38.0 7.77 17.0 0.66 22 4.54 22.1 50.1 0.28 22.4 7.2 8.9 0.165 0.37 13.1 26.5 877 165 0.346 3.71 157 83.0 56.6 93 82.0 0.73 2.6 0.4 1001 E 10 212 53.0 0.29 85 3 5 22 5.5 3.00 10 3045 50 3 342 40182 40218       20237 20184 10036
2017-04-17 11:45
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
25.0 5.5 10.0 79 25 2.20 419 M  8.5 7.9 0.6 5.35 146 53 43.7 9.03 22.2 0.80 24 3.69 28.1 65.7 0.34 19.8 4.9 5.9 0.188 0.32 11.1 18.7 355 66.2 0.177 1.41 137 111 47.4 80 92.9 0.67 2.2 0.2 1001 E 4.5 248 52.7 0.34 90 3 5 10 2.1 2.80 10 3045 50 3 414 40221 40231       20237 20184 10036
2017-05-08 11:55
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
23.0 7.0 10.0 111 23 2.61 320 M  8.5 7.9 0.5 7.96 122 35 37.8 6.75 14.6 0.57 20 2.83 13.7 46.0 0.26 21.2 6.3 7.4 0.095 0.26 9.1 18.8 594 58.8 0.178 2.46 125 48.8 23.0 59 87.2 0.80 3.1 0.4 1001 E 9.4 196 58.6 0.27 89 3 5 23 6.9 2.50 10 3045 50 3 316 40236 40231   30522   20237 20184 10036
2017-05-22 12:55
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
25.0 10.5 18.5 139 25 2.97 308 M  8.5 8.0 0.6 9.07 111 28 34.0 6.47 14.1 0.58 21 2.92 13.3 44.3 0.25 23.8 8.2 9.5 0.111 0.28 13.1 23.5 638 115 0.332 2.95 109 42.7 26.6 65 83.7 0.91 3.9 0.5 1001 E 9.0 189 71.1 0.26 89 3 5 19 7.1 3.40 10 3045 50 3 302 40236 40224 30512 30522   20237 20184 10036
2017-06-12 12:05
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
25.0 10.5 16.0 121 25 2.75 332 M  8.6 8.2 0.4 7.38 128 34 38.9 7.42 14.9 0.57 20 2.59 16.5 44.5 0.24 21.9 6.7 7.0 0.089 0.18 8.9 12.8 318 54.3 0.164 1.15 68.0 44.2 17.6 30 93.9 0.84 3.4 0.3 1001 E 4.2 203 66.5 0.28 93 3 5 7 2.3 3.20 10 3045 50 3 327 40236 40224 30512 30522   20237 20184 10044
2017-07-10 11:45
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
20.0 16.0 21.0 61 20 2.74 453 M  8.5 8.2 0.7 5.98 163 50 48.6 10.1 25.3 0.86 25 4.20 28.5 68.6 0.37 24.5 8.3 9.1 0.147 0.18 10.4 13.6 105 25.1 0.117 0.53 56.5 36.4 18.7 29 113 0.84 1.7 0.3 1001 < 2.0 278 45.7 0.38 91 3 5 3 0.49 2.80 10 3045 50 3 449 40236 40237 30529 30522   20237 20184 10044
2017-08-14 11:45
MDT
K
WS
USGS-WRD
32.0 16.5 18.5 21 16 1.94 589 M  8.5 8.3 0.7 4.04 206 85 60.2 13.6 34.5 1.04 26 5.79 43.6 105 0.50 24.6 7.6 7.9 0.145 0.31 9.3 16.5 308 < 10.0 0.139 1.67 115 34.2 21.4 48 122 0.59 0.60 0.2 1001 E 3.4 360 20.6 0.49 85 3 5 8 0.46 2.10 10 3045 50 3 578 40236 40237 30529 30522 30541 20237 20210 10044

Water Quality Remark Code Description
< Less than
E Estimated
M Presence verified but not quantified