Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.3007.7)

SBCLTER: Land: Hydrology: Stream Discharge and associated parameters at Gaviota Creek, Hwy 101 at South Rest Stopi, GV01 (GV01), ongoing since 2001-10-17

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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.3007.7 (in the knb Catalog System)
Alternate Identifier: DOI: 10.6073/pasta/7a562e86bd5711733e5845d7db0317b5

Stream Discharge and water temperature were collected with a Solinst Model 3001 LT Levelogger at Gaviota Creek, Hwy 101 at South Rest Stopi, GV01 in the Santa Barbara coastal area (site ID: GV01). Data are reported hourly. Stage values were converted to discharge using a rating curve developed with stream channel cross-sections, roughness estimates and the HEC-RAS model.

Short Name: Stream Discharge: GV01
Publication Date: 2015
Time Period:
Detailed Data Description and Download:
Stream discharge SBC LTER GV01, all years
Stream discharge data from Gaviota Creek, Hwy 101 at South Rest Stopi, GV01 (station = GV01) including water temperature (2001-10-17 - 2014-09-30)
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Organization Santa Barbara Coastal LTER
Owner: Melack, John 

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: Melack, J. . 2015. SBCLTER: Land: Hydrology: Stream Discharge and associated parameters at Gaviota Creek, Hwy 101 at South Rest Stopi, GV01 (GV01), ongoing since 2001-10-17. Santa Barbara Coastal Long Term Ecological Research Project. doi:10.6073/pasta/7a562e86bd5711733e5845d7db0317b5

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
SBCLTER Categories hydrology, runoff, discharge
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) v6. Discharge/Flow, Stage Height
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER: Places GV01
LTER, Santa Barbara Coastal
LTER Controlled Vocabulary v1 hydrology, long term ecological research, stage height, stream discharge, temperature
NBII Biocomplexity discharges, streams, water

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