The Hicks Run Watershed lies mostly within Cameron County, PA, with portions of it in Elk County, PA. Hicks Run flows approximately 10.5 miles southeast to its confluence with the Bennett Branch Sinnemahoning Creek.
Monitored Drainage Area: 34.1 square miles
Population (2010): 318
Total Stream Length: 64.5 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 58.1 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 17 hrs. 35 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 3
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