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Little Clearfield Creek Watershed Profile

Little Clearfield Creek Station

Watershed Overview

Little Clearfield Creek flows northeast and joins Clearfield Creek at Dimeling, Pennsylvania.   All of Little Clearfield Creek Watershed is contained within Clearfield County.  The monitoring station along this creek is located south of Dimeling, PA, near the confluence with Clearfield Creek. 

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 44 square miles

Population (2010): 1,737

Total Stream Length: 78 miles

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

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 69.8 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 27 hrs. 21 min.

Little Clearfield 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: 1 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals

Permitted Discharges and Type: NPDES sites

Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary, Sandstone