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Water-Year Summary for Site 403447075331801

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Min.,Mean,Max.)  

Water year 2023: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
403447075331801 LE SP15 Schantz Spring near Wescosville, PA
Valley and Ridge aquifers
Beekmantown Group
LOCATION - Lat 40°34'47", long 75°33'18" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Lehigh County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, 0.8 miles northwest of Wescosville, at headwaters of Schantz Spring where it emerges from under the eastern (downstream) side of Schantz Road.
PERIOD OF RECORD - February 2020 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 330.645 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1988. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION - Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Geological Survey -- Next Generation Water Observing System (NGWOS).
REMARKS - Records for water years 2020-2023 are fair except for discharges greater than 5 cfs and estimated discharge, which is poor.
PERIOD OF RECORD - February 2020 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - In-Situ Aqua Troll 500 water quality probe collecting Specific Conductance and Water Temperature Water data at 15-minute interval. 
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: Maximum, 2670 microsiemens/cm, Feb 28, 2023 (road salt) minimum, 87 microsiemens/cm, Aug 4, 2020. WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum, 22 °C, Aug 4, 2020 (stormwater runoff); minimum, 10 °C, Dec 25, 2020.