Watershed Profile: Elk Run near Watrous, PA
Elk Run begins in the mountains of Tioga State Forest and flows north into Pine Creek at Watrous, PA. The majority of Elk Run Watershed lies in western Tioga County, with portions extending into eastern Potter County. The monitoring station was located near the confluence with Pine Creek at Watrous, PA.
- Drainage Area (square miles): 21.04
- Total Stream Length (miles): 37.6
- Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD) (cfs): 33.4
- Population (2020): 138
Stream Classifications (Pennsylvania)
|High-Quality Cold Water Fisheries||37.61|
- Land Use
Description Percentage Water 0.01 Developed Open Space 3.99 Low Urban 0.10 Medium Urban 0.07 Deciduous Forest 68.02 Coniferous Forest 1.47 Mixed Forest 18.11 Shrub Scrub 0.52 Grassland Herbaceous 0.40 Pasture/Hay 7.24 Wetlands 0.07
This is a historical station. Data were collected between 06/23/2010 and 10/23/2017.
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- Natural Gas Pads 9
- Natural Gas Water Withdrawals 0
Public Water Supply Withdrawals
- Groundwater 1
- Surface Water 0
|Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation||0|
|Wastewater Treatment Plant/Sewage Treatment Plant||0|