RED RIVER OF THE NORTH BASIN

                                              05123500 STONE CREEK NEAR KRAMER, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4840'42", long 10042'40", in NW1/4NW1/4NW1/4sec.23, T.160 N., R.78 W., Bottineau County, Hydrologic Unit
   09010003,on left bank 60 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 14, 1.0 mi south of Kramer.

DRAINAGE AREA.--168 mi2.

                                                    WATER-DISCHARGE RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1986 to September 1993, March 1999 to September 2000 (discontinued) (seasonal record only).

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,425 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
   Prior to Sept. 16, 1986, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.

REMARKS.--Records fair.

EXTREMES FOR CURRENT YEAR.--Maximum discharge, 143 ft3/s, July 5, gage height, 4.00 ft.

                          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       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     6.5       1.3     1.1       .50      .07     e.40
          2       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e6.0       1.3      .93      .61      .08     e.42
          3       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     5.4       1.2      .76      .46      .33     e.36
          4       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     5.0       1.2      .67    12         .36     e.33
          5       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     3.8       1.2      .65   129       e3.5      e.30

          6       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.9       1.3      .67   106        6.8      e.34
          7       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     5.5       1.3      .43    76        7.5      e.33
          8       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     5.5       1.3      .63    47        7.8      e.31
          9       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     5.3       1.3      .32    35        5.0      e.28
         10       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     5.1       1.2      .28    31        4.1      e.25

         11       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.8       2.4     3.8     28        4.1      e.27
         12       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.8       4.9    68       24       15        e.28
         13       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.6       5.5    40       17        7.7      e.30
         14       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.3       7.4    71       11        4.9      e.31
         15       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.0      10      41        7.8      3.0      e.32

         16       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.2      17      29        5.7      1.5      e.33
         17       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     4.9      23      24        3.6      1.3      e.30
         18       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e5.2      20      19        1.7      1.2      e.25
         19       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     3.6      16      14        1.6       .80     e.26
         20       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     3.1      12      11        1.6       .83      .25

         21       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     2.5       8.8     8.6      1.3       .81      .27
         22       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     2.0       6.6     6.7      1.1       .56      .44
         23       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .90      4.8     5.4       .85      .38      .46
         24       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .66      3.9     4.3       .74     e.35      .43
         25       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.3       2.1     2.7       .67     e.34      .41

         26       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.6       1.7     2.3       .54     e.33      .35
         27       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.5       2.7     1.8       .32     e.32      .43
         28       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.3       2.2     1.4       .24     e.35      .40
         29       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.3       1.9      .97      .15     e.37      .31
         30       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.3       1.5      .85      .12     e.45      .34
         31       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      1.1      ---      .11     e.42      ---

        TOTAL     ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---   110.86    168.1   362.26   545.71    80.55    10.03
        MEAN      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     3.70     5.42     12.1     17.6     2.60      .33
        MAX       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      6.5       23       71      129       15      .46
        MIN       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .66      1.1      .28      .11      .07      .25
        AC-FT     ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      220      333      719     1080      160       20

        STATISTICS OF MONTHLY MEAN DATA FOR WATER YEARS 1986 - 2000, BY WATER YEAR (WY)

        MEAN      ---      ---      ---      ---     .001     19.3     32.6     13.9     7.32     6.36     1.88      .35
        MAX       ---      ---      ---      ---     .004     84.1      200      128     57.2     38.9     12.3     2.48
        (WY)      ---      ---      ---      ---     1992     1992     1999     1999     1999     1999     1993     1993
        MIN       ---      ---      ---      ---     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000
        (WY)      ---      ---      ---      ---     1988     1988     1988     1988     1987     1986     1986     1986

        SUMMARY STATISTICS                  WATER YEARS 1986 - 2000

        HIGHEST DAILY MEAN                    769       Apr  8 1999
        LOWEST DAILY MEAN                        .00    Mar  1 1986
        ANNUAL SEVEN-DAY MINIMUM                 .00    Jun  8 1986
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK FLOW               809       Apr  8 1999
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK STAGE                6.78    Apr  8 1999
        10 PERCENT EXCEEDS                     14
        50 PERCENT EXCEEDS                       .00
        90 PERCENT EXCEEDS                       .00

        e  Estimated
        
        
                                                     WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water years 1986-93, 1999 to current year.

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

                                DIS-    BARO-   OXYGEN,             PH       PH       SPE-
                              CHARGE,   METRIC    DIS-             WATER    WATER    CIFIC    SPE-
                               INST.    PRES-    SOLVED            WHOLE    WHOLE     CON-    CIFIC
                               CUBIC     SURE    (PER-   OXYGEN,   FIELD     LAB     DUCT-    CON-    TEMPER-  TEMPER-
                                FEET     (MM      CENT     DIS-   (STAND-  (STAND-   ANCE     DUCT-    ATURE    ATURE
             DATE      TIME     PER       OF     SATUR-   SOLVED    ARD      ARD      LAB     ANCE      AIR     WATER
                               SECOND    HG)     ATION)   (MG/L)   UNITS)   UNITS)  (US/CM)  (US/CM)  (DEG C)  (DEG C)
                              (00061)  (00025)  (00301)  (00300)  (00400)  (00403)  (90095)  (00095)  (00020)  (00010)

         APR
           18...       0925     5.2      720       83      9.4      8.4      8.2     2660     2680      7.0      7.3
         MAY
           03...       1000     1.2      712       87      8.0      8.1      8.3     2850     2820     15.8     15.7
           17...       1400    24        721      232     21.6      8.3      8.4     3110     3140     14.5     15.7
           31...       1155     1.0      721       94      8.7      8.2      8.2     3500     3550     15.0     16.0
         JUN
           07...       1045      .49     714       96      8.3      8.3      8.3     3650     3640     28.0     18.7
           27...       1600     1.7      721      144     12.2      8.2      8.4     2260     2310     18.0     20.4


                                                                                      ANC                       NITRO-
                      HARD-             MAGNE-   POTAS-   SODIUM                    UNFLTRD   CHLO-            GEN,AM-
                      NESS    CALCIUM    SIUM,    SIUM,     AD-   SODIUM,           TIT 4.5   RIDE,   SULFATE  MONIA +
                      TOTAL    DIS-      DIS-     DIS-    SORP-    DIS-               LAB     DIS-     DIS-    ORGANIC
                      (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED    TION   SOLVED             (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED   TOTAL
             DATE      AS      (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    RATIO    (MG/L    SODIUM    AS      (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L
                      CACO3)   AS CA)   AS MG)   AS K)             AS NA)  PERCENT   CACO3)   AS CL)  AS SO4)   AS N)
                     (00900)  (00915)  (00925)  (00935)  (00931)  (00930)  (00932)  (90410)  (00940)  (00945)  (00625)

         APR
           18...       920      120      150      18        5       340      44       420      41      1200      1.8
         MAY
           03...       980      130      160      21        5       360      44       470      46      1300      2.2
           17...      1100      140      180      17        6       420      45       470      49      1400      2.0
           31...      1100      140      180      18        7       500      49       480      56      1700      2.3
         JUN
           07...      1100      130      180      18        6       480      49       490      54      1700      2.4
           27...       710      100      112      15        5       290      46       380      32       990      2.5


                                                                                    SOLIDS,            COLI-    STREP-
                      NITRO-   NITRO-   NITRO-            PHOS-            SOLIDS,  SUM OF    TRANS-   FORM,   TOCOCCI
                       GEN,     GEN,     GEN,    NITRO-  PHORUS    PHOS-     DIS-   CONSTI-    PAR-    FECAL,   FECAL,
                     AMMONIA  NO2+NO3  ORGANIC    GEN,     DIS-   PHORUS    SOLVED  TUENTS,    ENCY    0.7     KF AGAR
                      TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    SOLVED   TOTAL    (TONS     DIS-   (SECCHI   UM-MF   (COLS.
             DATE     (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L     PER     SOLVED   DISK)   (COLS./    PER
                      AS N)    AS N)    AS N)    AS N)    AS P)    AS P)     DAY)    (MG/L)    (IN)   100 ML)  100 ML)
                     (00610)  (00630)  (00605)  (00600)  (00666)  (00665)  (70302)  (70301)  (00077)  (31625)  (31673)

         APR
           18...      <.01     <.02       --       --      .04      .09     29.9     2130     19         --        49
         MAY
           03...      <.01     <.02       --       --      .20      .30      7.45    2300       --        67       K6
           17...      <.01      .04       --      2.0      .11      .14    161       2490     16.0       116       79
           31...      <.01     <.02       --       --      .25      .28      7.78    2880      7.00      413       60
         JUN
           07...       .01     <.02      2.4       --      .29      .35      3.78    2860     34.0       --       --
           27...       .10      .04      2.4      2.5      .41      .46      8.11    1770      7.00    >3800    >2000


                     CHLOR-A  CHLOR-B
                      PHYTO-   PHYTO-  ALUMI-                               BERYL-                     CHRO-
                      PLANK-   PLANK-    NUM,    ANTI-            BARIUM,    LIUM   BORON,   CADMIUM   MIUM,   COPPER,
                       TON      TON     TOTAL    MONY,   ARSENIC   TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL
                     CHROMO   CHROMO   RECOVER   TOTAL    TOTAL   RECOVER  RECOVER  RECOVER  RECOVER  RECOVER  RECOVER
             DATE    FLUOROM  FLUOROM   -ABLE    (UG/L    (UG/L    -ABLE    -ABLE    -ABLE    -ABLE    -ABLE    -ABLE
                      (UG/L)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   AS SB)   AS AS)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)
                     (70953)  (70954)  (01104)  (01097)  (01002)  (01009)  (00998)  (00999)  (01113)  (01118)  (01119)

         APR
           18...      <3.0     <1.0      170      <1        4        62      <1       440      <1       <1        2
         MAY
           03...      16       <1.0      160      <1        7        90      <1       470      <1       <1        1
           17...       6.0     <1.0       92      <1        6        70      <1       560      <1       <1        2
           31...      <3.0       --      160      <5       10        72      <5       650      <5       <5       14
         JUN
           07...      <4.0       --      190      <5       11        76      <5       740      <5       <5        8
           27...      <5.0     <1.6      330      <1       10       100      <1       520      <1       <1        6


                                                                            THAL-                      SEDI-     SED.
                      IRON,            MANGAN-                              LIUM,                      MENT,     SUSP.
                      TOTAL    LEAD,     ESE    NICKEL,   SELE-   SILVER,   TOTAL    ZINC,    SEDI-     DIS-    SIEVE
                      RECOV-   TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    NIUM,    TOTAL    RECOV-   TOTAL    MENT,   CHARGE,    DIAM.
                      ERABLE  RECOVER  RECOVER  RECOVER   TOTAL   RECOVER   ERABLE  RECOVER   SUS-      SUS-   % FINER
             DATE     (UG/L    -ABLE   - ABLE    -ABLE    (UG/L    -ABLE    (UG/L    -ABLE    PENDED   PENDED    THAN
                      AS FE)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)   AS SE)   (UG/L)   AS TL)   (UG/L)   (MG/L)  (T/DAY)  .062 MM
                     (01045)  (01114)  (01123)  (01074)  (01147)  (01079)  (01128)  (01094)  (80154)  (80155)  (70331)

         APR
           18...       210      <1       160       7        3       <4       <1        4         8      .11       97
         MAY
           03...       250      <1       440      10        3       <1       <1        4        25      .08       80
           17...        84      <1        65       9        3       <1       <1       15        14      .91       80
           31...       226      <5       190      20       10       <5       <5       70         7      .02      100
         JUN
           07...       257      <5       243      15        8       <5       <5       48        10      .01       92
           27...       393      <1       299       7        2       <1       <1       13       310     1.4       100

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