[Parameters: Topic='TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE', Term='SURFACE WATER', Variable_Level_1='DISCHARGE/FLOW']
15 MINUTE STREAM FLOW DATA: USGS (FIFE)Entry ID: FIFE_STRM_15M
Abstract: The Fifteen Minute Stream Flow Data from the USGS Data Set contains 15 minute stream flow data from the USGS station located 2.9 miles upstream from the mouth of Kings Creek. The record extends from April 1, 1979 through September 2, 1988. The purpose of this data set was to provide accurate measurements of the stream flow from Kings Creek so that a water budget analysis for the northwest quadrant of the FIFE study area could be performed. The stilling pipe installed at the USGS station operates on the principle that the water level in a standpipe at a specific location within a stream bed can be converted to a volume of water in the stream bed. The tracking of the change in stream height with time then enables the calculation of stream flow.
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: WOOD, E.F.
Dataset Title: 15 MINUTE STREAM FLOW DATA: USGS (FIFE)
Dataset Release Date: 2008
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=1&term2attribute=...
Start Date: 1984-12-25Stop Date: 1988-03-04
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (609) 258-4675
Email: efwood at pucc.princeton.edu
Department of Civil Engineering E-Quad, Rm E-330 Olden St. Princeton University
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08544
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
ORNL DAAC User Services Office Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-12-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-03-02