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Sing Sing Creek Watershed Profile

Sing Sing Creek Station

Watershed Overview

Sing Sing Creek flows south into the Chemung River, near Big Flats, NY.  The entire watershed is contained within western Chemung County.  The monitoring station on Sing Sing Creek is located south of Big Flats, NY, near the confluence with the Chemung River.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 35 square miles

Population (2010): 5,245

Total Stream Length: 66 miles

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

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 37.2 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 19 hrs. 5 min.

Sing Sing Creek 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: 16 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals

Permitted Discharges and Type (SPDES sites):

Underlying Geology: Shale, Sandstone