Nanticoke Creek flows south and joins the Susquehanna River south of West Corners, NY. Most of the contributing watershed is contained within northern Broome County. The monitoring station along Nanticoke Creek is located in the mid-reaches of the watershed, near Maine, NY.
Monitored Drainage Area: 48 square miles
Population (2010): 3,208
Total Stream Length: 95.1 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 62.4 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 18 hrs. 32 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: 20 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (SPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Shale