Wappasening Creek flows northwest into the Susquehanna River at Nichols, NY. The watershed is primarily in northeastern Bradford County, PA, and southern Tioga County, NY, with a portion extending into Susquehanna County, PA. The monitoring station along Wappasening Creek is located in the middle portion of watershed, near Windham Center, PA.
Monitored Drainage Area: 47 square miles
Population (2010): 1,236
Total Stream Length: 101 miles
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause:
1.8 miles impaired by Animal Feeding Agriculture
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 61.9 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 14 hrs. 24 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 23
Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 1 Frac Water Withdrawals
Public Water Supply: 2 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary