Agricultural Ditch (Dirickson Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAgricultural Ditch
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Dirickson Creek|
|Main source||McCray Branch divide
about 0.25 miles northwest of Roxana, Delaware
30 ft (9.1 m)
|River mouth||Dirickson Creek
about 0.25 miles north of Fenwick West, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||3.93 mi (6.32 km)|
|River system||Little Assawoman Bay|
|Basin size||2.61 square miles (6.8 km2)|
Old Mill Bridge Road
Agricultural Ditch is a 3.93 mi (6.32 km) long 2nd order tributary to Dirickson Creek, in Sussex County, Delaware.
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Carey Branch
Agricultural Ditch rises on the McCray Branch divide about 0.25 miles northwest of Roxana in Sussex County, Delaware. Agricultural Ditch then flows generally southeast to meet Dirickson Creek about 0.25 miles north of Fenwick West, Delaware.
Agricultural Ditch drains 2.61 square miles (6.8 km2) of area, receives about 44.7 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 721.07 and is about 7.3% forested.
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