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Mattapoisett River: Tinkham Lane, Mattapoisett
    Drainage area: 18.16 square miles
    Weather Station: New Bedford
    Group: Coalition for Buzzards Bay
    Description: This site was established in 2005 to monitor suspected low flow problems due to municipal and cranberry bog withdrawals in the Mattapoisett River. This site was discontinued in August 2013.


Discharge Chart(s)
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Discharge chart for Mattapoisett River, Tinkham Lane,  
Mattapoisett
4/28/2014 thru 5/28/2014

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 4.55 feet and discharge up to 88.95 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:   08/05/2005 - 05/28/2014


Depth Chart
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Depth chart for Mattapoisett River, Tinkham Lane, Mattapoisett4/28/2014 thru 5/28/2014

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:   08/05/2005 - 05/28/2014


Flow Measurement Data
Stage/Depth (feet) Discharge (cubic feet per second) Measurement Date
2.15  08/05/2005 
2.07  0.4  08/19/2005 
2.62  6.64  09/08/2005 
3.08  17.2  09/23/2005 
2.87  13.9  04/21/2006 
3.2  23.2  07/13/2006 
3.71  45.5  11/16/2006 
2.29  1.9  08/02/2007 
2.94  12.53  06/30/2008 
2.65  6.3  07/11/2008 
3.88  40.15  02/11/2009 
3.67  33.995  11/23/2009 
2.7  4.82  07/16/2010 
3.15  15.47  06/03/2011 
2.79  5.96  09/18/2012 
2.29  2.28  08/26/2013 



Maps & Photographs

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Aerial photo: 1/18/2007 12:00:00 PM

Aerial photo
1/18/2007 12:00:00 PM

Roads map: 1/18/2007 12:00:00 PM

Roads map
1/18/2007 12:00:00 PM

Topographic map: 1/18/2007 12:00:00 PM

Topographic map
1/18/2007 12:00:00 PM

MRTL: 6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/16/2011 9:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/8/2011 8:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/8/2011 8:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/8/2011 8:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/8/2011 8:50:00 AM

MRTL: 6/8/2011 8:50:00 AM

MRTL
6/8/2011 8:50:00 AM

Feb 14 2008: 2/14/2008 1:35:00 PM

Feb 14 2008
2/14/2008 1:35:00 PM

Oct 12 2007: 10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007
10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007 downstream: 10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007 downstream
10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007 below gage: 10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007 below gage
10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007: 10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007
10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007: 10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Oct 12 2007
10/12/2007 8:30:00 AM

Aug 16 2007: 8/16/2007 10:00:00 AM

Aug 16 2007
8/16/2007 10:00:00 AM

2.86ft, 54F, changed gauge: 4/22/2006 11:55:00 AM

2.86ft, 54F, changed gauge
4/22/2006 11:55:00 AM

2.86ft, 54F, downstream: 4/22/2006 11:55:00 AM

2.86ft, 54F, downstream
4/22/2006 11:55:00 AM

2.86ft, 54F, upstream: 4/22/2006 11:55:00 AM

2.86ft, 54F, upstream
4/22/2006 11:55:00 AM

5.68ft, 50F, rained in morning: 4/4/2006 11:35:00 AM

5.68ft, 50F, rained in morning
4/4/2006 11:35:00 AM

5.68ft, 50F, downstream: 4/4/2006 11:35:00 AM

5.68ft, 50F, downstream
4/4/2006 11:35:00 AM

5.68ft, 50F, upstream: 4/4/2006 11:35:00 AM

5.68ft, 50F, upstream
4/4/2006 11:35:00 AM

5.40ft, 45F: 3/28/2006 12:35:00 PM

5.40ft, 45F
3/28/2006 12:35:00 PM

downstream of gauge: 3/28/2006 12:35:00 PM

downstream of gauge
3/28/2006 12:35:00 PM

upstream of gauge: 3/28/2006 12:35:00 PM

upstream of gauge
3/28/2006 12:35:00 PM

5.54ft, 39F: 3/20/2006 1:10:00 PM

5.54ft, 39F
3/20/2006 1:10:00 PM

downsteam of gauge: 3/20/2006 1:10:00 PM

downsteam of gauge
3/20/2006 1:10:00 PM

upstream of gauge: 3/20/2006 1:10:00 PM

upstream of gauge
3/20/2006 1:10:00 PM

Tinkham 5.68ft, 40.5F: 3/17/2006 2:40:00 PM

Tinkham 5.68ft, 40.5F
3/17/2006 2:40:00 PM

Tinkham frozen gauge, unreadable: 2/27/2006 3:00:00 PM

Tinkham frozen gauge, unreadable
2/27/2006 3:00:00 PM

Tinkham 6.35ft: 2/16/2006 2:20:00 PM

Tinkham 6.35ft
2/16/2006 2:20:00 PM

MRTL 2/10/06: 2/10/2006 9:50:00 AM

MRTL 2/10/06
2/10/2006 9:50:00 AM

Tinkham Lane Sept 1: 9/1/2005

Tinkham Lane Sept 1
9/1/2005

Tinkham Lane Aug 19: 8/19/2005

Tinkham Lane Aug 19
8/19/2005




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