Use the USGS gauge on Mill Creek at Parker Rd, 1.5 miles upstream of this site. Detail data can be found at
|MILL CREEK NEAR DEXTER, MI|
|usgs-04173500||145 - 524 cfs||II||02h16m||~ 100 cfs (too low)|
|Very bony and most of the features of interest are gone. If you just want to launch in Dexter and paddle down to the Huron, it's runnable.|
Gauge (128 sq.mi. drainage) within a couple miles upstream, thus accurately portrays flows in this reach except when there are ice dams.
Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.