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Stream flow monitoring station

Little River nr Mouth

Station details

typeTelemetry  satelite dish   
Latitude48° 03' 48" N
Longitude123° 34' 16" W
Stream classA
River mile0.2
Staff leadTyler Burks
Period of recordNov 2002 - Sep 2012
Water Resource Inventory Area (WRIA)
17 stations (active and historical)   show historical 
  id station name type* coop
18A050 Dungeness R. nr mouth T
18C070 Morse Cr. @ Four Seasons Ranch T(h)
18C150 Morse Creek blw Aqueduct T
18D060 Matriotti Cr. @ Olympic Game F... SA(h)
18F250 Agnew Irrigation Ditch nr Sequ... T
18G250 CCD Irrigation Ditch nr Sequim T(h)
18H250 Sequim/Prairie Irrigation Ditc... T
18J250 Highland Irrigation Ditch nr S... T
18K250 Independent Irrigation Ditch n... T
18L060 Siebert Ck. @ Old Olympic Hwy T(h)
18M060 Ennis Creek nr Mouth T(h)
18N050 Little River nr Mouth T(h)
18P070 McDonald Creek @ HWY 101 T
18Q050 Indian Creek @ Mouth T(h)
18Q200 Indian Creek nr Maple Grove MSH(h)
18Q240 Indian Creek blw Lake Sutherla... MSH(h)
18R250 McDonald Irrigation Ditch T
*  T–telemetry   SA–stand alone   MSH–manual stage height
h - historical
Due to recent modeling work, this station will be removed effective October 1, 2012. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Brad Hopkins, (brad.hopkins@ecy.wa.gov) phone (360) 407-6686

Station description

The Elwha-Morse Management Team (EMMT) suggested this station based upon Little River’s importance to salmon recovery following removal of the Elwha River dams, and the fact that it has several pending water right applications which have been placed on hold as a result of DOE’s moratorium on the issuance of new water rights in the Elwha watershed. The basin also supports a unique genetic strain of rainbow trout.

Station Photo

Photo of stream from sample site