Watershed Profile: Hammond Creek near Millerton, PA

Watershed Overview
Hammond Creek flows northeast into Seeley Creek near the PA/NY state line northeast of Millerton, PA. The contributing watershed is primarily in northern Tioga County, PA with portions extending into Bradford County, PA, Steuben County, NY, and Chemung County, NY. The monitoring station was located northeast of Millerton, PA near the confluence with Seeley Creek.
Drainage Characteristics
  • Drainage Area (square miles): 28.63
  • Total Stream Length (miles): 45.0
  • Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD) (cfs): 34.7
  • Population (2020): 1,347
Stream Classifications (Pennsylvania)
Designation Miles
Cold Water Fisheries 41.21
Total 41.21
Stream Classifications (New York)
Classification Use Miles
Class C Support Fisheries (Non-Contact) 3.82
Total 3.82
  • Land Use
  • Description Percentage
    Water 0.21
    Developed Open Space 5.45
    Low Urban 0.77
    Medium Urban 0.20
    High Urban 0.04
    Barren 0.07
    Deciduous Forest 30.59
    Coniferous Forest 0.76
    Mixed Forest 12.88
    Shrub Scrub 0.25
    Grassland Herbaceous 0.14
    Pasture/Hay 44.64
    Cropland 2.12
    Wetlands 1.91
Underlying Geology
Rock Type Percentage
Sandstone 8.87
Shale 91.13
Historical Station

This is a historical station. Data were collected between 01/27/2010 and 03/01/2017.

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Natural Gas
  • Natural Gas Pads 11
  • Natural Gas Water Withdrawals 0
Public Water Supply Withdrawals
  • Groundwater 1
  • Surface Water 0
NPDES Discharges
Description Count
Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation 1
Mining/Quarry 0
Stormwater 0
Wastewater Treatment Plant/Sewage Treatment Plant 1
Other 0