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Stream Station: St. Jones River at Dover

USGS 01483700 ST JONES RIVER AT DOVER, DE

Station Type: 
Stream
Period of Record: 
January 1958 to Present
Frequency: 
Monthly
Map County: 
Kent County
Map Location: 
39.163722,-75.519083

RI34 Long-Term Chemical-Quality Changes in Selected Delaware Streams

RI34 Long-Term Chemical-Quality Changes in Selected Delaware Streams

Data from three streamflow water-quality stations were statistically analyzed to determine the relationships of the major inorganic chemical constituents to specific conductance and to stream discharge. The results show that ion concentrations varied directly with the flow and with specific conductance. A set of regression equations defining these relationships were derived for each of the three stations: Brandywine Creek at Wilmington, St. Jones River at Dover, and Nanticoke River near Bridgeville.