City of Boulder Water Quality Monitoring
Boulder Creek Watershed
North Boulder Creek - Boulder Creek
Longitudinal Total Suspended Solids Profiles for June, 1999

Preliminary Data - subject to revision

Marker Indicates no data available
Marker Indicates data exceeds plot scale.

Information on Total Suspended Solids:

Total Suspended Solids (TSS) is a measure of the suspended and dissolved solids in a body of water. It is related to both conductivity and turbidity. The more total suspended solids present in a water body, the higher its conductivity and the less clear the water will appear.

More general information about Total Suspended Solids
Measurement of Total Suspended Solids
Factors affecting Total Suspended Solids
Standards regarding Total Suspended Solids
Interpretation of Boulder Creek Total Suspended Solids data
Data Source: City of Boulder Water Quality Monitoring
Point of Contact: Chris Rudkin
Collection and Analysis notes
Analysis method: SM2540D

Indicated monitoring site:

The above map indicates water quality monitoring sites. To view data at a specific site select it from the map with the mouse.

Plot Label SiteName TSS
NBC-Lw North Boulder Creek diversion to Lakewood 7
NBC-FALLS North Boulder Creek at Boulder Falls 9
BC-ORO Boulder Creek at Orodell 7
BC-CAN Boulder Creek at Eben G. Fine Park 11
BC-61 Boulder Creek at 61st St. 16
BC-aWWTP Boulder Creek above WW Plant 16
BC-75 Boulder Creek at 75th St 14
BC-aDC Boulder Creek above Dry Creek 17
BC-95 Boulder Creek at 95th St 20
BC-107 Boulder Creek at 107th St 17
BC-aCC Boulder Creek Above Coal Creek No Data
BC-bCC Boulder Creek Below Coal Creek 36
*value below detection limit:
Detection Limit (if available) 1

Preliminary Data - subject to revision

Select on the parameter name to view more detailed information for that parameter in this month. Select on the site name to view data time series observed at that station. For monitoring site locations see site location map.

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