Physical, chemical and biological properties of the surface water that are measured continuously while the patrol boat is underway.
About this location:
This site northeast (downstream) of Middletown is in an area with widely spaced houses, forest and agricultural land. The Long Path hiking trail crosses the river here. There are wastewater treatment plants one and two miles upstream of this sampling site.
Orange County Dept. of Health: 845-291-2331; NYSDEC Region 3: 845-256-3000