RED RIVER OF THE NORTH BASIN

                                              05059600  MAPLE RIVER NEAR HOPE, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4719'30", long 9747'25", in NW1/4NW1/4 sec.4, T.144 N., R.56 W., Steele County, Hydrologic Unit 09020205, 100
   ft downstream from box culvert on State Highway 38, 500 ft east of the intersection of State Highways 32 and 38, and 3 mi
   west of Hope.

DRAINAGE AREA.--20.2 mi2, of which about 2.8 mi2 is probably noncontributing.

                                                    WATER-DISCHARGE RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1964 to current year (seasonal records only since 1983).

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,296.62 ft above sea level.

REMARKS.--Records poor.

EXTREMES FOR CURRENT YEAR.--Maximum discharge, 200 ft3/s, June 21, gage height, 5.47 ft; no flow many days.

                          DISCHARGE, CUBIC FEET PER SECOND, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000
                                                       DAILY MEAN VALUES

        DAY       OCT      NOV      DEC      JAN      FEB      MAR      APR      MAY      JUN      JUL      AUG      SEP

          1       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---   e15         .89      .97      .18     3.1      e.00      .00
          2       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---   e10         .97      .89      .15     2.7      e.00      .00
          3       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e7.0       .98      .77      .11     2.4      e.00      .00
          4       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e4.5       .87      .63      .20     2.3      e.00      .00
          5       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e3.0       .91      .58      .15     3.6      e.00      .00

          6       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e2.3       .86      .36      .07     2.9      e.00      .00
          7       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.9       .83      .35      .01     2.5      e.00      .00
          8       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.6       .84      .58      .00     8.6       .00      .00
          9       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.7       .78      .70      .00     7.5       .00      .00
         10       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.0       .80      .55      .00     4.8       .00      .00

         11       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .78      .78      .48      .00     5.0       .00      .00
         12       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .67      .91      .45      .00     9.6       .00      .00
         13       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .64      .92      .40      .00     5.9       .00      .00
         14       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .55      .85      .36      .04     5.3       .00      .00
         15       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .52      .93      .36      .51     4.5       .00      .00

         16       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .41      .97      .45    22        3.9       .00      .00
         17       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .36     1.0       .48    28        3.0       .00      .00
         18       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .32     1.2       .34    15        2.4       .00      .00
         19       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .35     1.2       .25    14        2.0      e.00      .00
         20       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .34     1.2       .22    54        1.7      e.00      .00

         21       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .32     1.2       .16   140        1.4      e.00      .00
         22       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .32     1.2       .22   105        1.0      e.50      .00
         23       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .39     1.2       .23    63         .80     2.2       .00
         24       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .59     1.4       .15    35         .58     1.4       .00
         25       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .72     1.2       .04    22         .43      .46      .00

         26       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .70     1.2       .00    15         .36      .12      .00
         27       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .66     1.3       .00     9.2       .24      .00      .00
         28       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .65     1.1       .00     6.7       .11      .00      .00
         29       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .63      .92      .22     5.2       .00      .00      .00
         30       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .68      .93      .40     4.3       .00      .00      .00
         31       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .84      ---      .28      ---     e.00      .00      ---

        TOTAL     ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    59.44    30.34    11.87   539.82    88.62     4.68     0.00
        MEAN      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.92     1.01      .38     18.0     2.86      .15     .000
        MAX       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---       15      1.4      .97      140      9.6      2.2      .00
        MIN       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .32      .78      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
        AC-FT     ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      118       60       24     1070      176      9.3      .00

        STATISTICS OF MONTHLY MEAN DATA FOR WATER YEARS 1965 - 2000, BY WATER YEAR (WY)

        MEAN     .060     .003     .000     .000     .000     11.0     15.3     3.47     3.04     4.59      .52      .50
        MAX      1.07     .054     .000     .000     .006     41.8     63.8     44.0     34.5     65.3     7.95     15.3
        (WY)     1966     1966     1965     1965     1981     1987     1997     1999     1968     1993     1993     1994
        MIN      .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .007     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000
        (WY)     1965     1965     1965     1965     1965     1969     1991     1980     1973     1973     1967     1967

        SUMMARY STATISTICS                  WATER YEARS 1965 - 2000

        ANNUAL MEAN                           a 2.82
        HIGHEST ANNUAL MEAN                   a 5.55           1969
        LOWEST ANNUAL MEAN                     a .002          1981
        HIGHEST DAILY MEAN                    560       Mar 31 1997
        LOWEST DAILY MEAN                        .00    Oct  1 1964
        ANNUAL SEVEN-DAY MINIMUM                 .00    Oct  1 1964
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK FLOW               900       Apr 18 1979
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK STAGE                8.83    Mar 31 1997
        ANNUAL RUNOFF (AC-FT)              a 2040
        10 PERCENT EXCEEDS                      5.0
        50 PERCENT EXCEEDS                       .00
        90 PERCENT EXCEEDS                       .00

        a  Based on complete water years only (1965-82)
        e  Estimated
        
        
                                                     WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water year 1972 to current year.

REMARKS.--Quality assurance sample also collected at this location.


                                 WATER-QUALITY DATA, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000

                                DIS-     PH       PH       SPE-
                              CHARGE,   WATER    WATER    CIFIC    SPE-                       HARD-             MAGNE-
                               INST.    WHOLE    WHOLE     CON-    CIFIC                      NESS    CALCIUM    SIUM,
                               CUBIC    FIELD     LAB     DUCT-    CON-    TEMPER-  TEMPER-   TOTAL    DIS-      DIS-
                                FEET   (STAND-  (STAND-   ANCE     DUCT-    ATURE    ATURE    (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED
             DATE      TIME     PER      ARD      ARD      LAB     ANCE      AIR     WATER     AS      (MG/L    (MG/L
                               SECOND   UNITS)   UNITS)  (US/CM)  (US/CM)  (DEG C)  (DEG C)   CACO3)   AS CA)   AS MG)
                              (00061)  (00400)  (00403)  (90095)  (00095)  (00020)  (00010)  (00900)  (00915)  (00925)

         FEB
           29...       0905    17         --       --       --     2210      1.0       .5       --       --       --
         MAR
           08...       1420     1.7       --       --       --      830     -3.5      1.5       --       --       --
           22...       1005      .29      --       --       --     2000      7.0      3.5       --       --       --
         APR
           21...       1005     1.2       --       --       --     1940     11.5      9.0       --       --       --
         MAY
           05...       0955      .62     8.0      7.9     2650     2600     11.5     14.0     1200      230     150
         JUN
           16...       1400    28         --       --       --     2240     14.0     15.0       --       --       --
         AUG
           23...       1040     2.2      7.7      7.8     1820     1740     19.5     20.5      710      140      88.0


                                                                ANC                                        SOLIDS,
                           POTAS-   SODIUM                    UNFLTRD   CHLO-    FLUO-            SOLIDS,  RESIDUE
                            SIUM,     AD-   SODIUM,           TIT 4.5   RIDE,    RIDE,   SULFATE    DIS-   AT 180
                            DIS-    SORP-    DIS-               LAB     DIS-      DIS-    DIS-     SOLVED   DEG. C
                           SOLVED    TION   SOLVED             (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   (TONS     DIS-
                  DATE     (MG/L    RATIO    (MG/L    SODIUM    AS      (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L     PER     SOLVED
                           AS K)             AS NA)  PERCENT   CACO3)   AS CL)   AS F)   AS SO4)    DAY)    (MG/L)
                          (00935)  (00931)  (00930)  (00932)  (90410)  (00940)  (00950)  (00945)  (70302)  (70300)

              FEB
                29...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                08...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                22...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              APR
                21...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAY
                05...      15.0       3       240      30       476     90.0       .2     1100      3.70    2210
              JUN
                16...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --

              AUG
                23...      11.0       2       150      31       340     39.0       .2      630      8.01    1330


                          SOLIDS,
                          SUM OF                                        MANGA-            MOLYB-   SELE-    STRON-
                          CONSTI-  ARSENIC   IRON,    LEAD,   LITHIUM   NESE,   MERCURY   DENUM,   NIUM,     TIUM,
                          TUENTS,    DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-
                            DIS-    SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED
                  DATE     SOLVED   (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L
                           (MG/L)   AS AS)   AS FE)   AS PB)   AS LI)   AS MN)   AS HG)   AS MO)   AS SE)   AS SR)
                          (70301)  (01000)  (01046)  (01049)  (01130)  (01056)  (71890)  (01060)  (01145)  (01080)
                                                            
              FEB
                29...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                08...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                22...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              APR
                21...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAY
                05...      2110      5.0      30        1       150      50        .1      <1      <1.0      810
              JUN
                16...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              AUG
                23...      1260      8.0      50       <1       130      40       <.1       2       1.0      660

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