Mean daily discharge and water temperature data for Oksrukuyik Creek from June to September, 2006


Oksrukuyik Creek stage height and calculated discharge for the summer of 2006 as well as Oksrukuyik Creek continuous temperature recorded by a Campbell CR10 data logger. Measurements were taken about 10 meters downstream of the road (2.6k below the original N and P dripper). In Summer 2009, this location moved upstream of the road, do to the construction of a culvert.

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Bowden, W. 2008. Mean daily discharge and water temperature data for Oksrukuyik Creek from June to September, 2006 Environmental Data Initiative.



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Thursday, June 8, 2006 to Tuesday, August 15, 2006

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Discharge was measured using the velocity area method with a SonTek or Marsh-McBirney flow meter. Discharge was measured five times throughout the summer season. Flow was measured at 20 points along a transect. A Campbell Scientific CR-10 data logger recorded stage height and temperature every ten minutes. The observed stage height is used with the measured discharge to develop a rating curve (y=0.0688x-2.1286). The rating curve is used to calculate discharge from the recorded stage height values. A Campbell Scientific CR10 data logger was installed on 08Jun06 and removed on 15Aug06.
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