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Trout Run Watershed Profile

Trout Run Station

Watershed Overview

Trout Run flows south into the West Branch Susquehanna River at Shawville, PA.  All of Trout Run Watershed is contained within northern Clearfield County, with headwaters extending into Moshannon State Forest.  The monitoring station along Trout Run is located north of Shawville, near the confluence with the West Branch Susquehanna River.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 33 square miles

Population (2010): 415

Total Stream Length: 53 miles

Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause:

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 54.4 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 17 hrs. 5 min.

Trout Run Watershed Map

Land Use (2006):

Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 9

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