The East Branch Fishing Creek Watershed lies entirely within Sullivan County, PA and flows in a westerly direction to its confluence with the West Branch Fishing Creek. The monitoring station along East Branch Fishing Creek is located northwest of Jamison City, PA, in State Gamelands #13.
Monitored Drainage Area: 12.6 square miles
Population (2010): 100
Total Stream Length: 23.7 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 7
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 19.7 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 7 hrs. 38 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: 0 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Sandstone, Interbedded Sedimentary