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Calhoun CZO - Streamflow / Discharge (2014-2017)

Variables:  timeStamp, discharge (L/s), runoff (mm/hr)

Standard Variables:  Discharge

Date Range:  (2014-10-01 to 2017-09-30. Water Years 2015-2016)

Dataset Creators/Authors:  Mallard, John McDevitt

Contact:  John Mallard, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, mallard.john@gmail.com

Field Area:   Calhoun Experimental Forest and Eco-hydrology Experiments | Calhoun CZO Research Area 3

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  • Description

    Capacitance rod installed in Weir 4 stilling pool, located in watershed 4, midway between USFS road 325 (top of hillslope) and Holcombe's Branch. Measuring Discharge/Runoff via stage (5 min resolution) in stilling pool of 90 degree v-notch weir and USFS rating curve: Q = 2.48*(h(ft))^2.49; Q = discharge in cfs, h = stage in feet. Discharge data converted to L/s. Runoff data, in mm/hr, calculated by normalizing discharge to watershed 4 area (6.9 ha). Capacitance water level meter is TruTrack, WT-HR 1000 (http://www.trutrack.com/WT-HR.html), manually donwloaded every six weeks.

  • Keywords

    streamflow, discharge, runoff, Calhoun, Critical Zone Observatory

    XML Metadata

    criticalzone.org/calhoun/data/xml-metadata-test/6470/

    XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.

  • Citation for This Dataset

    Mallard, J. M., 2018, Calhoun CZO Stream Discharge/Runoff, HydroShare, https://www.hydroshare.org/resource/ad719c838a7b44e8bbacb33d2c4dd95f/

    Citation for This Webpage

    Mallard, John McDevitt (2017). "CZO Dataset: Calhoun CZO - Streamflow / Discharge (2014-2017)." Retrieved 20 Sep 2019, from http://criticalzone.org/calhoun/data/dataset/6470/

  • Acknowledgements

    Funding

    National Science Foundation 1331846

Data

Research Area 3, Watershed 4 - Discharge/Runoff

(95f/)   Data Level 1

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