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Station Name:FLORIDA RIVER BELOW FLORIDA FARMERS CANAL NEAR DURANGO (FLOFARCO)
Data Source:Co. Division of Water Resources
Division:7
Water District:30
County:LA PLATA
State:CO

Location - Lat. 37°17'42",Long. 107°47'30" NAD 83, in SW¼SW¼ sec. 18, T.35 N., R.8 W., NMPM La Plata County, Hydrologic Unit 14080104, on right bank of Florida River. On CR 234 located approximately 2.0 miles south of intersection CR 240 and CR 234.

Drainage Area and Period of Record - 107 mi², approximately. Period of Record: Established by United States Geological Survey (USGS). Published by USGS Oct. 1, 1967 to Sep. 30, 1982, site ID 09363050. Colorado Diviaion of Water Resources (CODWR) took over operation of the gauge on Oct. 1, 1982. Partial graphic chart record Oct. 1, 1982 to Jun. 30, 1999. Provisional electronic data Colorado Division of Water Resources (CODWR) May 1, 1999 to present.

Gage - Stevens A-35 graphic water stage-recorder and a Sutron Satlink 2 HDR DCP with a shaft encoder on a separate floats, in a 72”x 48” steel shelter and a 42” CMP well. Datum of gage is 7,140 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.