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Pleasant Stream Watershed Profile

Pleasant Stream Station

Watershed Overview

Pleasant Stream begins on the northwest edge of Sullivan County, PA, and flows southwest into the Lycoming Creek at Marsh Hill, PA.  The majority of the watershed is contained within Lycoming County, PA.  The monitoring station along Pleasant Stream is located in the mid-reaches of the watershed northeast of Marsh Hill, PA.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 20.6 square miles

Population (2010): 209

Total Stream Length: 39 miles

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

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 32.5 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 13 hrs. 56 min.

Pleasant Stream 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: 0 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals

Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):

Underlying Geology: Sandstone