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EDEN station name: MO-216
Location Area: Big Cypress National Preserve

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Station previously operated by USGS BRD (as CH1), now operated by USGS Florida Water Science Center. To obtain data prior to 27/12/2012 please contact Pamela Telis.

[ Station Information | Data Links | Datum Information | Ground Elevation/Vegetation | Other Information ]

Station Information
EDEN Station Name: MO-216
Operating Agency: USGS
Latitude (DMS) NAD83: 25°43'44.276"
Longitude (DMS) NAD83: -81°09'51.595"
UTM Easting Zone 17N (meters NAD83): 483516
UTM Northing Zone 17N (meters NAD83): 2845679
Location Area: Big Cypress National Preserve
Location Description: Chatham River
Real-time data (daily): Yes
Data Links
(Note: the links below with this icon will take you off of EDENweb.)
[Information about these links]
Available parameters: (from EVE website)
  • Water level
  • Evapotranspiration
  • Rainfall
  • Ground elevation
Other Database Links
Datum Information
Vertical Datum for Water Level Data: NAVD88
Vertical Conversion at Gage (ft) used by EDEN (NGVD29 to NAVD88): -1.42
Why are all gage data not referenced to the same datum?
How do I convert data at a gage from one datum to another?
How were the vertical conversions at gages determined by EDEN?
Ground Elevation and Vegetation Information for MO-216
[How was this collected?]
Major Vegetation Community
Vegetation Community: Wet prairie
Average Ground Elevation (ft) NAVD88: -0.07
Maximum Ground Elevation (ft) NAVD88: 0.02
Minimum Ground Elevation (ft) NAVD88: -0.16
Number of Measurements: 7
Collecting Agency and Date: USGS, July 2007
Other Information
Type of Station (Physical Location): Marsh
Type of Station (Freshwater/Tidal): Freshwater
Leaflet Map

Leaflet Map (showing location of gage MO-216). This map requires enabled JavaScript to view; if you cannot fully access the information on this page, please contact Bryan McCloskey

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Last updated: March 05, 2021 03:44 PM (BJM)