National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program - South Platte River Basin

Appendix F: Column Descriptor list for NWIS Flat-File Format -- QC for Groundwater Sites

Para-
meter |  Description   |  Units
Code

STAID - Station identification number
SNAME - Station name
DATES - Date sample was collected
TIMES - Time sample was collected
LATLG - Latitude and longitude
MEDIM - Medium code (S=Quality-control sample code for groundwater; Q=Quality-control sample for artificial sample)
STYPE - Smaple type (1=Spike;2=Blank;7=Replicate)
STATE - State code (08=Colorado;31=Nebraska;56=Wyoming)
CNTYC - State code+County code:
 
   Colorado
   08001 Adams
   08005 Arapahoe
   08013 Boulder
   08019 Clear Creek
   08031 Denver
   08035 Douglas
   08039 Elbert
   08041 El Paso
   08047 Gilpin
   08059 Jefferson
   08069 Larimer
   08073 Lincoln
   08075 Logan
   08087 Morgan
   08093 Park
   08115 Sedgwick
   08119 Teller
   08121 Washington
   08123 Weld
 
   Nebraska
   31007 Banner
   31033 Cheyenne
   31049 Deuel
   31069 Garden
   31101 Keith
   31105 Kimball
   31111 Lincoln
   31135 Perkins
   
   Wyoming
   56001 Albany
   56021 Laramie
 
EVENT - Hydrologic event (J=Storm;4=Snowmelt;9=Routine sample)
00608 NITROGEN, AMMONIA, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS N)
00613 NITROGEN, NITRITE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS N)
00623 NITROGEN, AMMONIA PLUS ORGANIC, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS N)
00631 NITROGEN, NITRITE PLUS NITRATE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS N)
00666 PHOSPHORUS, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS P)
00671 PHOSPHORUS, ORTHOPHOSPHATE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS P)
00680 CARBON, ORGANIC, TOTAL, (MG/L AS C)
00681 CARBON, ORGANIC, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS C)
00915 CALCIUM, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS CA)
00925 MAGNESIUM, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS MG)
00930 SODIUM, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS NA)
00935 POTASSIUM, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS K)
00940 CHLORIDE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS CL)
00945 SULFATE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS SO4)
00950 FLUORIDE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS F)
00955 SILICA, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS SIO2)
01000 ARSENIC, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS AS)
01005 BARIUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS BA)
01010 BERYLLIUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS BE)
01025 CADMIUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS CD)
01030 CHROMIUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS CR)
01035 COBALT, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS CO)
01040 COPPER, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS CU)
01046 IRON, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS FE)
01049 LEAD, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS PB)
01056 MANGANESE, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS MN)
01060 MOLYBDENUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS MO)
01065 NICKEL, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS NI)
01075 SILVER, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS AG)
01090 ZINC, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS ZN)
01095 ANTIMONY, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS SB)
01106 ALUMINUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS AL)
01145 SELENIUM, DISSOLVED, (UG/L AS SE)
04024 PROPACHLOR, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04028 BUTYLATE, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04029 BROMACIL, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04035 SIMAZINE, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04037 PROMETON, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04040 DEETHYL ATRAZINE, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04041 CYANAZINE, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
04095 FONOFOS, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
07000 TRITIUM, TOTAL, (PCI/L)
22603 URANIUM-238, WATER, DISSOLVED, (PCI/L)
22610 URANIUM-234, WATER, DISSOLVED, (PCI/L)
22620 URANIUM-235, WATER, DISSOLVED, (PCI/L)
22703 URANIUM, NATURAL, WATER, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
30217 DIBROMOMETHANE, WATER, WHOLE, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
32101 DICHLOROBROMOMETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
32102 CARBONTETRACHLORIDE, TOTAL, (UG/L) 
32103 1,2-DICHLOROETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
32104 BROMOFORM, TOTAL, (UG/L)
32105 CHLORODIBROMOMETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
32106 CHLOROFORM, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34010 TOLUENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34030 BENZENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34253 ALPHA BHC, (UG/L)
34301 CHLOROBENZENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34311 CHLOROETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34371 ETHYLBENZENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34413 METHYLBROMIDE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34418 METHYLCHLORIDE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34423 METHYLENECHLORIDE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34475 TETRACHLOROETHYLENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34488 TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34496 1,1-DICHLOROETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34501 1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34506 1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34511 1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34516 ETHANE, 1,1,2,2-TETRACHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
34536 BENZENE, O-DICHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
34541 1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34546 1,2-TRANSDICHLOROETHENE, TOTAL, IN WATER, (UG/L)
34551 BENZENE, 1,2,4-TRICHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
34566 BENZENE, 1,3-DICHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
34571 BENZENE, 1,4-DICHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
34653 P,P' DDE, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
34668 DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34696 NAPHTHALENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34699 TRANS-1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
34704 CIS-1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
38442 DICAMBA, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
38482 MCPA, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
38538 PROPOXUR, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
38711 BENTAZON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
38746 2,4-DB, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
38811 FLUOMETURON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
38933 CHLORPYRIFOS, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39175 VINYLCHLORIDE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
39180 TRICHLOROETHYLENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
39341 LINDANE, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39381 DIELDRIN, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39415 METOLACHLOR, WATER, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39532 MALATHION, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39542 PARATHION, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39572 DIAZINON, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39632 ATRAZINE, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
39702 HEXACHLOROBUTADIENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
39732 2,4-D, DISSOLVED, (UG/L) 
39742 2,4,5-T, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
39762 SILVEX, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
46342 ALACHLOR, WATER, DISSOLVED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49235 TRICLOPYR, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49236 PROPHAM, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49291 PICLORAM, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49292 ORYZALIN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49293 NORFLURAZON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49294 NEBURON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49296 METHOMYL, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49297 FENURON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49298 ESFENVALERATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49299 DNOC, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49300 DIURON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49301 DINOSEB, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49302 DICHLORPROP, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49303 DICHLOBENIL, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49305 CLOPYRALID, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49307 CHLORAMBEN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49308 3-HYDROXYCARBOFURAN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49311 BROMOXYNIL, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49314 ALDICARB SULFOXIDE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
49315 ACIFLUORFEN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
70300 SOLIDS, RESIDUE ON EVAPORATION AT 180 DEG C, DISSOLVED, (MG/L)
71870 BROMIDE, DISSOLVED, (MG/L AS BR)
71999 SAMPLE PURPOSE, (CODE) (15=NAWQA sample)
72000 ELEVATION OF LAND SURFACE DATUM (LSD), (FEET NGVD)
72008 DEPTH OF WELL, TOTAL, (FEET)
75985 TRITIUM, 2 SIGMA PRECISION ESTIMATE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (PCI/L)
75991 URANIUM-238, 2 SIGMA PRECISION ESTIMATE, WATER, DISSOLVED, (PCI/L)
75992 URANIUM-234, 2 SIGMA PRECISION ESTIMATE, WATER, DISSOLVED, (PCI/L)
75994 URANIUM-235, 2 SIGMA PRECISION ESTIMATE, WATER, DISSOLVED, (PCI/L)
76002 RADON-222, 2 SIGMA PRECISION ESTIMATE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (PCI/L)
77093 CIS-1,2-DICHLOROETHENE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77128 STYRENE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77168 1,1-DICHLOROPROPENE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77170 2,2-DICHLOROPROPANE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77173 PROPANE, 1,3-DICHLORO-, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77222 BENZENE, 1,2,4-TRIMETHYL-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77223 BENZENE, ISOPROPYL-, WATER, WHOLE, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77224 BENZENE, N-PROPYL-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77226 BENZENE, 1,3,5-TRIMETHYL-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77275 O-CHLOROTOLUENE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77277 TOLUENE, P-CHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77297 METHANE, BROMOCHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77342 BENZENE, N-BUTYL-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77350 BENZENE, SEC-BUTYL-, WATER, UNFILTERED,RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77353 BENZENE, TERT-BUTYL-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77356 P-ISOPROPYLTOLUENE, WATER, WHOLE, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77443 1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77562 ETHANE, 1,1,1,2-TETRACHLORO-, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77613 BENZENE, 1,2,3-TRICHLORO-, WATER, WHOLE, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
77651 1,2-DIBROMOETHANE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
77652 FREON 113, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
78032 METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER (MTBE), WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
81551 XYLENE, WATER, UNFILTERED, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
81555 BROMOBENZENE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL, (UG/L)
82303 RADON 222, TOTAL, (PCI/L)
82625 DIBROMOCHLOROPROPANE, WATER, WHOLE, TOTAL RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82630 METRIBUZIN, (SENCOR), WATER, DISSOLVED, (UG/L)
82660 2,6-DIETHYLANILINE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82661 TRIFLURALIN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82663 ETHALFLURALIN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82664 PHORATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82665 TERBACIL, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER,0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82666 LINURON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82667 METHYL PARATHION, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82668 EPTC, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82669 PEBULATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82670 TEBUTHIURON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82671 MOLINATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82672 ETHOPROP, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82673 BENFLURALIN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82674 CARBOFURAN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82675 TERBUFOS, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82676 PRONAMIDE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82677 DISULFOTON, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82678 TRIALLATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82679 PROPANIL, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82680 CARBARYL, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82681 THIOBENCARB, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82682 DCPA, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L) 
82683 PENDIMETHALIN, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82684 NAPROPAMIDE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82685 PROPARGITE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82686 METHYL AZINPHOS, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82687 PERMETHRIN, CIS, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE, (UG/L)
82690 NITROGEN-15/NITROGEN-14, NITRATE FRACTION, WATER, FILTERED, (PER MIL)
91063 DIAZINON D10 SURROGATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE (PERCENT)
91064 TERBUTHYLAZINE SURROGATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE (PERCENT)
91065 ALPHA D6 HCH SURROGATE, WATER, FILTERED, GLASS FIBER, 0.7 U, RECOVERABLE (PERCENT)
99100 BLANK, TYPE OF SOLUTION, (FIXED VALUE CODE)
                (10=distilled/deionized water;20=standard
                water reference sample;40=organic free water;
                50=VOC free water)
99101 BLANK, SOURCE OF SOLUTION, (FIXED VALUE CODE)
                (10=NWQL;20=USEPA;30=USGS;40=NIST;80=Ocala Lab)
99102 BLANK, TYPE OF SAMPLE, (FIXED VALUE CODE)
                (100=field blank)
99104 REFERENCE MATERIAL OR SPIKE SOURCE CODE NUMBER
99105 REPLICATE, TYPE, (FIXED VALUE CODE)
                (10=concurrent;20=sequential;30=split;
                40=split-concurrent;50=split-sequential)
99106 SPIKE, TYPE, (FIXED VALUE CODE)
                (10=field;20=lab;30=surrogate;40=internal
                standards)
99107 SPIKE, SOURCE, (FIXED VALUE CODE)
                (10=NWQL;20=USEPA;30=USGS;40=NIST;
                80=Ocala Lab)
99108 SPIKE VOLUME IN ML

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