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Station Name:LA PLATA RIVER BELOW MOUTH OF CHERRY CREEK NEAR RED MESA (LAPCHECO)
Data Source:Co. Division of Water Resources
Division:7
Water District:33
County:LA PLATA
State:CO

Location - Lat. 37°06'55",Long. 108°12'01" NAD 83, in SW¼ SW¼ sec. 7, T.33 N., R.12 W., NMPM La Plata County, Hydrologic Unit 14080105, on left bank of LaPlata River. Approximately 200-ft downstream of intersection CR 100 and LaPlata River.

Drainage Area and Period of Record - 188 mi². Colorado Divison of Water Resources provisional graphic chart record April 2002 to present. Provisional electronic data March 2007 to present. Period of Record: N/A

Gage - A Sutron Satlink 2 high-data-rate DCP with a shaft encoder on a float, in a 72”x 48” steel shelter and a 48” CMP well. Datum of gage is 6,457 ft (from topographic map) above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.