The Young Womans Creek Watershed lies in the corners of three counties (Potter, Lycoming, and Clinton) and flows south to it’s confluence with the West Branch Susquehanna River near the town of North Bend. The monitoring station is located on the Right Hand Branch of Young Womans Creek in Sproul State Forest.
Monitored Drainage Area: 41 square miles
Population (2010): 197
Total Stream Length: 62.5 miles
62.5 miles are designated as Exceptional Value
Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: 0 miles impaired
Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 67.3 cubic feet per second (cfs)
Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 14 hrs. 45 min.
Land Use (2006):
Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 0
Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 0 Frac Water Withdrawals
Public Water Supply: 1 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals
Permitted Discharges and Type (NPDES sites):
Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary, Sandstone