Apalachin Creek begins in the northwest corner of Susquehanna County, PA and flows north into the Susquehanna River at Apalachin, NY. The majority of the watershed is contained within northwestern Susquehanna County, PA and southeastern Tioga County, NY. The monitoring station along Apalachin Creek is located near the confluence with the Susquehanna River at Apalachin, NY.
Monitored Drainage Area: 43 square miles
Population (2010): 3,793
Total Stream Length: 78.4 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 57.8 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 17 hrs. 37 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 0
Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 0 Frac Water Withdrawals
Public Water Supply: 4 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (SPDES/NPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Shale, Sandstone