Snake Creek’s headwaters begin in Susquehanna County, PA, and flow north into Broome County, NY. Snake Creek continues to flow north until it joins the Susquehanna River south of Conklin, NY. The monitoring station along Snake Creek is located in the middle portion of the watershed, near Lawsville Center, PA.
Monitored Drainage Area: 45 square miles
Population (2010): 2,273
Total Stream Length: 92.3 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 75 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 10 hrs. 0 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 21
Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 0 Frac Water Withdrawals
Public Water Supply: 6 Groundwater Withdrawals and 1 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary