Sheep Creek Temperature (Upper - NESHP03, Mid - NESHP02, Lower - NESHP01)

This resource contains data from Sheep Creek (includes data from three sites: Upper - NESHP03, Mid - NESHP02, Lower - NESHP01). These sites have been monitored for 18 years (2003-08-29 to 2021-10-01).

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Data Collection Organization Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society
Data Steward Email
Citation Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society (2021). Sheep Creek (Upper - NESHP03, Mid - NESHP02, Lower - NESHP01). Columbia Basin Water Hub (Dataset). Salmo. (DOI)
Dataset Upload Year 2021
Start Date 2003-08-29
End Date 2021-05-31
Funding Description This Project has been partially funded by various stakeholders over the years (CBT, FWCP). SWSS generously volunteers their time to secure the accuracy and consistency of this data set. They believe the longevity of temperature data collection and monitoring is critical in the fight to protect the health of the Salmo River Watershed and the 'Place Where We Live'.
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 purpose.
Data Type Stream
Keywords Community-based monitoring,Stream,Water temperature,Lotic,Community Research Grade,Long Term Record
Other Data Sources N/A
Brief description of location Sheep Creek Lower was ~50m downstream of Curtis Creek FSR bridge on river right at leaning tall stump just before log waterfall (NESHP03). Sheep Creek Lower was located ~10m upstream from discharge site downstream of bridge on Airport Rd. River Right (NESHP01).
Latitude 49.140878
Longitude -117.258953