Elk River (ELK002)

Temperature readings are taken at 1-hour intervals in the Elk River, downstream of Elk Lakes Provincial Park, as part of Elk River Alliance's Hydrometric program. Over time, water temperature data can be used to understand the effects of climate change on the Elk River and its tributaries.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

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Dataset Collection Organization Elk River Alliance
Dataset Steward Email kaileigh@elkriveralliance.ca
Dataset Citation Elk River Alliance. (2022). Elk River (ELK002) [Data set]. Columbia Basin Water Hub. [DOI].
Dataset Upload Year 2022
Dataset Earliest Record Start Date 2021-08-26
Dataset Latest Record End Date 2023-07-13
Dataset Funding Description Funding for ERA's hydrometric program is primarily funded by the Columbia Basin Trust. This work would not be possible without the continued support from the Trust.
Dataset Data Disclaimer No warranty or guarantee exists that the information is accurate, complete, current, or suitable for any purpose. The individual user must confirm the accuracy of the data and whether it will be appropriate for their purposes.
Other Data Sources N/A
Brief description of dataset location Elk River, close to Elk Lakes Provincial Park, within the Elk River Watershed
Dataset Type Stream
Dataset Keywords Water temperature,Stream,Community-based monitoring,Technical Research Grade
Dataset Latitude 50.5152762
Dataset Longitude -114.998874
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