CWT-LTER Data Set Summary

Accession: 3033 CWT Research Theme: Hydrology
Contributor: Chelcy Ford Miniat
Title: Watershed 18 daily stream discharge, Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Otto, NC, 1936-2018
Abstract: Watershed 18 or Grady Branch is a northwest facing reference catchment encompassing 30.84ac (12.48ha) or .04819 sq. miles. The elevation ranges from 2382ft (726m) at the weir to 3258ft (993m). The average land slope is 52.5%, and the average channel slope is 18.9%. The channel is a total of 924ft (281.6m) long. Additional USDA Forest Service Data can be found at this link:
Key Words: Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Coweeta LTER, discharge, flow, hydrology, Watershed 18
LTER Core Area: Movement of Inorganic Matter
CWT Themes: Hydrology, Water Quality and Quantity
Study Type: Coweeta LTER / USDA FS Long Term Monitoring
Study Period: 01-Jul-1936 to 31-Oct-2018
Site References:
WS18 -- Watershed 18, North Carolina, USA
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Data Table: 3033_1934_2018 (Watershed 18 daily stream discharge,1936 to 2018, 29946)

Access: Public (released 03-Mar-2016)

Metadata: Text (ESA FLED), Basic EML, Complete EML

Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EML-described Text Format, Tab-delimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format

Column List:

Column Name Units Type Description (hide)
1 Watershed_ID none integer The Watershed ID within the Coweeta Basin assigned by the USDA Forest Service
2 Year YYYY integer The calendar year of the measurement
3 Month MM integer The calendar month of the measurement
4 Day DD integer The calendar day of the measurement
5 Min_flow csm floating-point minimum flow for 24 hour period; CSM (cubic feet per second per sq. mile)
6 Max_flow csm floating-point maximum flow for 24 hour period; CSM (cubic feet per second per sq. mile)
7 Mean_flow csm floating-point mean flow for 24 hour period; CSM (cubic feet per second per sq. mile)