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Martins Brook: Park Street, North Reading
    Drainage area: 13.22 square miles
    Weather Station: Reading, MA
    Group: Ipswich River Watershed Association
    Description: This site is a former USGS site that was discontinued in 2009. RIFLS volunteers began taking readings in 2012, in order to gather information to better understand the impacts of nearby municipal well withdrawals. Discharge data are based on the rating curve established by USGS and maintained by RIFLS staff's regular discharge measurements.


Discharge Chart(s)
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Discharge chart for Martins Brook, Park Street,  
North Reading
4/21/2017 thru 5/21/2017

River Instream Flow Stewards Chart, www.rifls.org

NOTE: DATA ARE PROVISIONAL AND SUBJECT TO REVISION. Some extreme high flows may not be displayed on the discharge chart if the staff gage is not calibrated for those flows. Currently the rating curve at this site is calibrated to cover stages up to 10.9 feet and discharge up to 250 cubic feet per second.
Note: Automatic water level logger data is available for 05/22/2013 through 12/20/2013, 05/28/2014 through 11/19/2015, 05/19/2016 through 05/11/2017. To view this data, please select a time frame shorter than one month or download the raw data.

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Include Precipitation? Yes      No
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Period of Record:   05/24/2012 - 05/21/2017


Depth Chart
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Depth chart for Martins Brook, Park Street, North Reading4/21/2017 thru 5/21/2017

River Instream Flow Stewards Chart, www.rifls.org

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Period of Record:   05/24/2012 - 05/21/2017


Flow Measurement Data
Stage/Depth (feet) Discharge (cubic feet per second) Measurement Date
4.66  15.82  05/24/2012 
4.47  10.225  07/05/2012 
4.14  1.75  07/12/2012 
6.39  63.06  03/06/2013 
4.48  10.85  05/22/2013 
4.55  13.26  07/24/2013 
4.03  0.57  08/22/2013 
4.58  14.05  05/28/2014 
3.98  0.23  08/26/2014 
5.54  34.82  03/24/2015 
4.22  2.17  05/28/2015 
3.76  0.01  09/22/2015 
5.25  38.256  03/15/2016 
4.36  5.875  05/19/2016 
4.08  0.814  11/03/2016 
5.18  33.67  05/11/2017 



Maps & Photographs

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Martin's Brook, Park St., North Reading looking upstream.: 7/24/2016 12:00:00 PM

Martin's Brook, Park St., North Reading looking upstream.
7/24/2016 12:00:00 PM




For comments, suggestions, or new observations please contact: Michelle Craddock, Flow Restoration Specialist at michelle.craddock@state.ma.us