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Little Mehoopany Creek Watershed Profile

Little Mehoopany Creek Station

Watershed Overview

Little Mehoopany Creek flows east into the Susquehanna River, near North Mehoopany, Pennsylvania.  The entire watershed is contained within northwestern Wyoming County.  The monitoring station along Little Mehoopany Creek is located near the confluence with the Susquehanna River at North Mehoopany, PA.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 11 square miles

Population (2010): 330

Total Stream Length: 11 miles

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

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 13.9 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 8 hrs. 50 min.

Little Mehoopany Creek Watershed Map

Land Use (2006):

Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 8

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