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 Bridgewater State College Watershed Access Lab

Town River: Hayward Street, Bridgewater
    Drainage area: 59.85 square miles
    Weather Station: Bridgewater, MA
    Group: Bridgewater State College Watershed Access Lab
    Description: This site was established in 2004 to monitor baseline flow and complement water quality data collection by Bridgewater State College. This site was discontinued at the end of 2012.


Discharge Chart(s)
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Discharge chart for Town River, Hayward Street,  
Bridgewater
11/28/2012 thru 12/28/2012

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 2.99 feet and discharge up to 159.1 cubic feet per second.

View Custom: Scatter Chart Line Chart Data
Dates   From:   To:  
Include Precipitation? Yes      No
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Period of Record:   07/07/2004 - 12/28/2012


Depth Chart
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Depth chart for Town River, Hayward Street, Bridgewater11/28/2012 thru 12/28/2012

River Instream Flow Stewards Chart, www.rifls.org

View Custom: Scatter Chart Line Chart Data
Dates   From:   To:  
Include Precipitation? Yes      No
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Period of Record:   07/07/2004 - 12/28/2012


Flow Measurement Data
Stage/Depth (feet) Discharge (cubic feet per second) Measurement Date
22.77  07/07/2004 
1.77  12.24  07/21/2004 
1.66  7.83  08/12/2004 
2.72  95.51  08/18/2004 
2.19  33.58  08/26/2004 
1.92  20.05  09/02/2004 
1.88  18.5  09/03/2004 
3.12  177.9  06/08/2005 
2.39  53.5  09/21/2005 
2.45  65.4  03/23/2006 
2.26  46  04/21/2006 
2.1  37.3  08/03/2007 
2.96  137.6  04/16/2008 
1.82  11.3  07/11/2008 
6.17  375.2  12/18/2008 
1.36  5.56  08/04/2010 
2.3  57.14  08/22/2011 
2.06  29.53  08/27/2012 



Maps & Photographs

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Aerial photo: 1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Aerial photo
1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Aerial photo: 1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Aerial photo
1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Roads map: 1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Roads map
1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Topographic map: 1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Topographic map
1/18/2007 1:00:00 PM

Very turbid flow looking downstream!: 7/30/2007 2:00:00 PM

Very turbid flow looking downstream!
7/30/2007 2:00:00 PM

Very turbid flow looking upstream!: 7/30/2007 2:00:00 PM

Very turbid flow looking upstream!
7/30/2007 2:00:00 PM

Summer low flow looking downstream.: 7/19/2007 2:00:00 PM

Summer low flow looking downstream.
7/19/2007 2:00:00 PM

Summer low flow looking upstream.: 7/19/2007 2:00:00 PM

Summer low flow looking upstream.
7/19/2007 2:00:00 PM

Looking upstream.: 3/3/2007 4:00:00 PM

Looking upstream.
3/3/2007 4:00:00 PM

Looking upstream.  River is very turbid today.: 3/2/2007 4:00:00 PM

Looking upstream. River is very turbid today.
3/2/2007 4:00:00 PM

Runoff from road into turbid river.: 3/2/2007 4:00:00 PM

Runoff from road into turbid river.
3/2/2007 4:00:00 PM

Looking upstream.: 2/27/2007 4:00:00 PM

Looking upstream.
2/27/2007 4:00:00 PM

Upstream high flow.: 2/6/2006 12:00:00 PM

Upstream high flow.
2/6/2006 12:00:00 PM

Downstream high flow.: 2/6/2006 12:00:00 PM

Downstream high flow.
2/6/2006 12:00:00 PM

Upstream.: 11/5/2005

Upstream.
11/5/2005

Down river.: 11/5/2005

Down river.
11/5/2005

Downstream from Hayward St. bridge; water level is inches below top of bridge: 10/16/2005 3:40:00 PM

Downstream from Hayward St. bridge; water level is inches below top of bridge
10/16/2005 3:40:00 PM

Upstream from Hayward St. bridge: 10/16/2005 3:40:00 PM

Upstream from Hayward St. bridge
10/16/2005 3:40:00 PM

Marsh just above Hayward St. during flood: 10/16/2005 3:40:00 PM

Marsh just above Hayward St. during flood
10/16/2005 3:40:00 PM

High water at the gauge after heavy rains.: 10/16/2005

High water at the gauge after heavy rains.
10/16/2005

High water way upriver after heavy rains.: 10/16/2005

High water way upriver after heavy rains.
10/16/2005

High water down river after heavy rains.: 10/16/2005

High water down river after heavy rains.
10/16/2005

Town River dowstream of the gauge.: 9/16/2005

Town River dowstream of the gauge.
9/16/2005

Downstream from bridge.: 9/2/2005 2:05:00 PM

Downstream from bridge.
9/2/2005 2:05:00 PM

Upstream from bridge.: 9/2/2005 2:05:00 PM

Upstream from bridge.
9/2/2005 2:05:00 PM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking upstream from bridge: 8/15/2005 4:30:00 PM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking upstream from bridge
8/15/2005 4:30:00 PM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking downstream from bridge: 8/15/2005 4:30:00 PM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking downstream from bridge
8/15/2005 4:30:00 PM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking downstream: 8/13/2005 11:55:00 AM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking downstream
8/13/2005 11:55:00 AM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking upstream from bridge: 8/13/2005 11:55:00 AM

Town R. at Hayward St., looking upstream from bridge
8/13/2005 11:55:00 AM

Town R.: marsh just above Hayward St. bridge: 8/13/2005 11:55:00 AM

Town R.: marsh just above Hayward St. bridge
8/13/2005 11:55:00 AM




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