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Flooding of the Androscoggin River during December 18-19, 2003, in Canton, Maine
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2005_1176

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Abstract: The Androscoggin River flooded the town of Canton, Maine in December 2003,
resulting in damage to and (or) evacuation of 44 homes. Streamflow records at
the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) streamflow-gaging stations at Rumford (USGS
station identification number 01054500) and Auburn (01059000) were used to
estimate the peak streamflow for the Androscoggin in the town of Canton for
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Description: USGS report on the Flooding of the Androscoggin River during December 18-19, 20
03, in Canton, Maine.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 47.67   S: 42.85   E: -66.74   W: -71.31

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Robert W. Dudley
Dataset Title: Flooding of the Androscoggin River during December 18-19, 2003, in Canton, Maine
Dataset Series Name: USGS Open File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2005
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-12-18
Stop Date: 2003-12-19
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-06-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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