Starrucca Creek flows north along the Susquehanna / Wayne County line and joins the Susquehanna River north of Lanesboro, PA. All of Starrucca Creek Watershed is contained within western Wayne and eastern Susquehanna counties. The monitoring station along Starrucca Creek is located in the lower portion of the watershed, near Stevens Point, PA.
Monitored Drainage Area: 52 square miles
Population (2010): 1,191
Total Stream Length: 102 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 102.6 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 17 hrs. 38 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 1
Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 0 Frac Water Withdrawals
Public Water Supply: 5 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary