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Station Name:LA PLATA AND CHERRY CREEK DITCH NEAR HESPERUS (LPCDITCO)
Data Source:Co. Division of Water Resources
Division:7
Water District:33
County:LA PLATA
State:CO

Location - Lat. 37°19’25.16”,Long. 108°03’42.48”, in NW¼ NW¼ sec. 3, T.35 N., R.11 W., NMPM, La Plata County, hydrologic unit 14080105, on the right bank approximately 1.1 miles downstream of the headgate and 2.5 miles north of the town of Hesperus, CO.

Drainage Area and Period of Record - NA Period of Record: N/A

Gage - Sutron Satlink 2-v2 data-collection-platform (DCP) with a Stage-Discharge-Recorder (SDR) in a wood shelter and 22” x 22” concrete well. Primary reference gage is a staff gage (0.00 to 2.06 ft.) located on the inside of the stilling well. A tipping bucket, precipitation gage Texas Electronics, TR- 525USW is located at the top of the antenna mast. Control is a 5-foot concrete Parshall flume. No changes this water year.