Big Spring

Big Spring (HM15XM)

Location: Van Buren, MO 63965 Carter County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 57.168', W 90° 59.532'

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Ozark National Scenic Riverways

— National Park Service-U.S.Department of the Interior —

Big Spring rises through a jumble of giant boulders causing a dramatic "boil" at the spring surface. On an average day 288 million gallons of water flow from the spring, enough to fill Busch Stadium in St. Louis in only 33 hours.

Springs are unique and specialized habitats, primarily due to cool temperatures and flowing water. Many species found in Big Spring prefer springs over other aquatic habitats.

Aquatic Snail · Mayfly · Watercress · Water Buttercups

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HM NumberHM15XM
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 6:26pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 678766 N 4091519
Decimal Degrees36.95280000, -90.99220000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 57.168', W 90° 59.532'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 57' 10.08" N, 90° 59' 31.92" W
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Area Code(s)573
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 209 Co Rd 60-102, Van Buren MO 63965, US
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