The Moose Creek Watershed lies entirely within Clearfield County, PA. Moose Creek flows southeast approximately seven miles to its confluence with the West Branch Susquehanna in Clearfield, PA. The monitoring station along Moose Creek is located approximately three miles northwest of the town of Plymptonville, PA, in Moshannon State Forest.
Monitored Drainage Area: 3.3 square miles
Population (2010): 62
Total Stream Length: 5.1 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 6.1 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 4 hrs. 16 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 1
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