Watershed Profile: Little Mehoopany Creek near North Mehoopany, PA


Watershed Overview
Little Mehoopany Creek flows east into the Susquehanna River, near North Mehoopany, PA. The entire watershed is contained within northwestern Wyoming County, PA. The monitoring station is located near the confluence with the Susquehanna River at North Mehoopany, PA.
Drainage Characteristics
  • Drainage Area (square miles): 10.81
  • Total Stream Length (miles): 11.00
  • Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD) (cfs): 13.90
  • Population (2010): 330
Stream Classifications (Pennsylvania)
Designation Miles
Cold Water Fisheries 11.03
Total 11.03
  • Land Use
  • Description Percentage
    Water 0.32
    Developed Open Space 4.58
    Low Urban 0.31
    Medium Urban 0.11
    High Urban 0.11
    Barren 0.19
    Deciduous Forest 30.37
    Coniferous Forest 4.62
    Mixed Forest 31.49
    Shrub Scrub 0.45
    Grassland Herbaceous 1.05
    Pasture/Hay 19.74
    Cropland 1.56
    Wetlands 2.96
Underlying Geology
Rock Type Percentage
Sandstone 100.00
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Recent Results
Sample Time 12/5/2020 4:00:00 PM
Temperature  (C) 5.47
Specific Conductivity  (mS/cm) 0.159
PH 7.43
Turbidity  (NTU+) 3.15
Dissolved Oxygen  (mg/L) 12.74
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Natural Gas
  • Natural Gas Pads 10
  • Natural Gas Water Withdrawals 0
Public Water Supply Withdrawals
  • Groundwater 0
  • Surface Water 0
NPDES Discharges
Description Count
Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation 0
Mining/Quarry 1
Stormwater 0
Wastewater Treatment Plant/Sewage Treatment Plant 0
Other 0