collection of the SMU data from Chester Creek is available in a CSV
(comma separated values) format that can be read directly by (or easily
common database and spreadsheet programs. See our description
page of the file contents.
The ".csv" file
has been compressed into a ".zip" file -- common file decompression
programs such as WinZip for
Windows, or ZipIt for
the Mac knows how to restore it. The file size is reduced over 80%
These data should be considered "provisional" until otherwise indicated.
The data are undergoing several rounds of QA/QC review and some of the data
may be modified at a subsequent date. We chose to leave the data hose on
full blast whenever possible to familiarize ourselves with the operation
and maintenance requirements of the RUSS units and to generate real data
for use in developing curricula and lesson plans. Data gaps were associated
with various RUSS system upgrades and occasional gremlins.
Download the file Chester2012_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2011_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2010_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2009_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2008_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2007_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2006_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2005_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2004_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2003_CompleteData.zip
Download the file Chester2002_CompleteData.zip)
-- and "Unzip" it using a file decompression utility.
Open the resulting ".csv" file in Excel or your database program
(Note: the 1st row contains the column titles, the second row shows
the units). Use the filtering, sorting, and charting capabilities of your
software to explore the data.
An example of results in Excel: