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Bobs Creek Watershed Profile

Bobs Creek Station

Watershed Overview

Bobs Creek flows south into Dunning Creek, near Reynoldsdale, PA.  The majority of Bobs Creek Watershed is contained within northeastern Bedford and southwestern Blair counties.  The monitoring station along Bobs Creek is located in the headwaters near Pavia, Pennsylvania.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 17 square miles

Population (2010): 653

Total Stream Length: 38 miles

Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 27 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 13 hrs. 43 min.

Bobs Creek Watershed Map

Land Use (2006):

Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 0

Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 0 Frac Water Withdrawals

Public Water Supply: 0 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals

Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):

Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary, Sandstone