South Salmo River (Upper - Lower)

This resource contains data from the South Salmo River (includes data from two sites: Upper - Lower). These sites have been monitored for 15 years (2003-08-29 to 2018-11-01).

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Data Collection Organization Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society
Data Steward Email danielle@streamkeepers.bc.ca
Citation Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society (2021). South Salmo River (Upper - Lower). Columbia Basin Water Hub (Resource) Salmo. (DOI)
Dataset Upload Year 2021
Start Date 2003-08-29
End Date 2018-11-01
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 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,Long Term Record,Water temperature,Stream,Lotic,Community Research Grade
Other Data Sources N/A
Brief description of location South Salmo River Upper - follow path ~40m upstream from campsite before bridge on Lead Creek FSR to access SSR at bedrock. Logger is across SSR at pointy boulder. River left. South Salmo River Lower was downstream side of upstream Teck Habitat Structure at SSR site (river left). At MoTH gravel pit. Upstream of SSR bridge on Hwy #6.
Latitude 49.071979
Longitude -117.271972
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