APPLE CREEK BASIN

                                   06349215  LONG LAKE CREEK ABOVE LONG LAKE NEAR MOFFIT, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4637'59", long 10014'29", in NE1/4NE1/4NW1/4 sec.4, T.136 N., R.76 W., Emmons County, Hydrologic Unit 10130103,
   on left bank 2.5 mi upstream from Long Lake, and 4.5 mi southeast of Moffit.

DRAINAGE AREA.--280 mi2 approximately, revised (based on information provided by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service).

                                                    WATER-DISCHARGE RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1988 to current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 1,720 ft above sea level, from topographic map.

REMARKS.--Records fair except for periods of estimated discharge, which are poor.

                          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     e11         12     12       e9.0      7.2     e100      e42       32     15        8.3     11        3.1
          2     e11         11     12       e8.8      7.2     e100      e39       32     15        7.5      9.3      3.2
          3     e10         11     12       e8.6      7.6      e98      e37       32     15        6.8      8.5      3.2
          4     e10         11     12       e8.4      7.7      e96      e35       29     17        6.6      7.8      3.3
          5     e10         11     12       e8.2      7.4      e95      e33       24     17        6.4      7.9      3.5

          6      e9.5       11     13       e8.0      7.4      e94      e31       20     17       e6.4      8.2      3.2
          7      e9.2       11     11       e8.2      7.3      e94      e27       19     15       e6.2      9.4      3.1
          8      e9.0       11     11       e8.4      7.2     e110       22       24     12       e6.2      9.2      3.0
          9      e8.8       11      9.9     e8.6     e7.2     e110       23       28      9.9     e6.0     10        2.8
         10      e8.6       11      9.7     e8.8     e7.0     e100       22       29      9.1     e6.0      8.5      2.7

         11      e8.4       12      9.4     e8.6     e6.6      e95       22       29     11       e6.4      6.7      2.7
         12      e8.8       11      9.4     e8.5     e6.4      e90       20       30     11       e7.2      6.5      2.7
         13      e9.0       11      9.2     e8.4     e6.4      e85       19       31      9.8     e8.0      6.4      2.7
         14      e9.5       11      9.4     e8.4     e6.6      e80       18       32     11       e9.2      5.8      2.6
         15     e10         11      9.2     e8.4     e6.4      e75       16       29     15      e11        5.6      2.5

         16     e11         12      8.9     e8.2     e6.2      e70       15       26     16      e11        5.2      2.5
         17     e11         12      8.9     e8.2     e6.2      e68       15       25     17      e10        4.9      2.5
         18      12         12      9.1     e8.0     e6.0      e65       16       22     20       e9.8      4.7      2.5
         19      12         12      8.7     e7.8     e6.0      e70       15       21     20       e9.6      4.1      2.5
         20      13         12     e8.6     e8.0     e6.0      e72       13       19     22       e9.4      3.8      2.5

         21      13         12     e8.5      8.1     e6.8      e72       12       18     20      e12        3.7      2.7
         22      19         12     e8.4      8.0     e7.6      e70       12       16     18      e15        3.7      3.0
         23      20         12     e8.5      8.1     e8.2      e66       11       14     16      e19        3.6      3.1
         24      17         13     e8.7      7.8     e9.0      e62       10       12     14      e23        3.5      3.4
         25      15         13     e8.9      7.3    e25        e58       11       11     13      e28        3.5      3.3

         26      13         12     e9.0      7.3   e130        e55       12       10     12       25        3.4      5.4
         27      13         12     e9.0      7.2   e120        e52       14       11     11       21        3.2      5.3
         28      11         12     e9.0      7.0   e110        e50       19       13     10       18        3.2      4.8
         29      11         12     e9.1      7.2   e100        e48       23       16      9.6     15        3.2      4.1
         30      12         11     e9.1      7.3      ---      e46       29       17      8.9     14        3.2      4.0
         31      13        ---     e9.0      7.6      ---      e44      ---       16      ---     12        3.1      ---

        TOTAL   358.8      348    302.6    250.4    652.6     2390      633      687    427.3    360.0    180.8     95.9
        MEAN     11.6     11.6     9.76     8.08     22.5     77.1     21.1     22.2     14.2     11.6     5.83     3.20
        MAX        20       13       13      9.0      130      110       42       32       22       28       11      5.4
        MIN       8.4       11      8.4      7.0      6.0       44       10       10      8.9      6.0      3.1      2.5
        AC-FT     712      690      600      497     1290     4740     1260     1360      848      714      359      190

        STATISTICS OF MONTHLY MEAN DATA FOR WATER YEARS 1989 - 2000, BY WATER YEAR (WY)

        MEAN     6.18     6.29     5.06     3.29     9.30      125     99.3     44.1     19.5     39.8     12.8     5.67
        MAX      15.2     15.7     14.4     8.08     42.0      367      730      179     65.3      220     39.4     14.2
        (WY)     1999     1999     1999     2000     1996     1997     1997     1999     1995     1993     1993     1999
        MIN       .24      .34      .22     .053     .000     3.67     5.74     2.19      .63      .32      .12      .15
        (WY)     1993     1991     1991     1991     1997     1991     1990     1992     1992     1989     1990     1990

        SUMMARY STATISTICS           FOR 1999 CALENDAR YEAR        FOR 2000 WATER YEAR           WATER YEARS 1989 - 2000

        ANNUAL TOTAL                       14743.1                     6686.4
        ANNUAL MEAN                           40.4                       18.3                       31.5
        HIGHEST ANNUAL MEAN                                                                        112              1997
        LOWEST ANNUAL MEAN                                                                           3.06           1992
        HIGHEST DAILY MEAN                   490     Mar  2             130     Feb 26            3200       Mar 29 1997
        LOWEST DAILY MEAN                      2.0   Aug 18               2.5   Sep 15                .00    Dec 30 1990
        ANNUAL SEVEN-DAY MINIMUM               2.7   Aug 16               2.5   Sep 14                .00    Jan 11 1997
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK FLOW                                       a 150     Feb 26            3200       Mar 29 1997
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK STAGE                                          b     Feb 26              12.99    Mar 29 1997
        INSTANTANEOUS LOW FLOW                                                                        .00    Dec 30 1990
        ANNUAL RUNOFF (AC-FT)              29240                      13260                      22840
        10 PERCENT EXCEEDS                    78                         40                         53
        50 PERCENT EXCEEDS                    13                         11                          6.7
        90 PERCENT EXCEEDS                     6.7                        3.8                         .31

        a  About
        b  Unknown
        e  Estimated
        
        
                                                     WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water year 1988 to current year.

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

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

              NOV
                23...       1415    12         --       --     1310      1.0      2.0       --       --       --
              DEC
                30...       1300     9.1       --       --     1540     -5.0       .0       --       --       --
              FEB
                22...       1345     7.6       --       --     1340     10.0       .0       --       --       --
              MAR
                29...       1210    48        8.5     1220     1220       .0      6.0      300     54.0     40.0
              MAY
                01...       1400    33         --       --     1490     10.0     12.0       --       --       --
              JUL
                06...       1530     6.4       --       --     1260       --     27.1       --       --       --
              AUG
                21...       1435     3.5      8.9       --     1120     24.0     21.5      170       .51    40.0


                                                                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)

              NOV
                23...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              DEC
                30...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              FEB
                22...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                29...      18.0       4       170      53       353      9.3       .3      320    115        880
              MAY
                01...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JUL
                06...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              AUG
                21...      18.0       6       180      67       442      9.2       .4      240      8.13     865


                          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)

              NOV
                23...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              DEC
                30...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              FEB
                22...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                29...       824      3.0      100       1       170      100      <.1      <1      <1.0      410
              MAY
                01...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JUL
                06...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              AUG
                21...       754     10.0       60       1       200      220       .1       1      <1.0      430

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