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Sugar Run Watershed Profile

Sugar Run Station

Watershed Overview

The Sugar Run Watershed is located in the southeastern corner of Bradford County, PA. Sugar Run flows east to its confluence with Sugar Run Creek which empties into the Susquehanna River near the town of Sugar Run, PA. The monitoring station at Sugar Run is located on State Gamelands #172.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 33.5 square miles

Population (2010): 1,030

Total Stream Length: 63.8 miles

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

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 48.5 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 17 hrs. 24 min.

Sugar Run Watershed Map

Land Use (2006):

Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 23

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: Interbedded Sedimentary, Sandstone