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Sangerfield River Watershed Profile

Sangerfield River Station

Watershed Overview

The Sangerfield River headwaters begin in southwestern Oneida County, at the northern edge of the Susquehanna River Basin.  Sangerfield River then flows southwest through Madison County until joining the Chenango River south of Earlville, NY, in northern Chenango County.  The monitoring station along the Sangerfield River is located in the middle portion of the watershed, near Poolville, NY.  

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 52.5 square miles

Population (2010): 3,091

Total Stream Length: 105.5 miles

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

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 87.3 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 32 hrs. 14 min.

Sangerfield River 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: 11 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals

Permitted Discharges and Type: SPDES sites

Underlying Geology: Shale, Limestone