Bearhole Ditch (Dirickson Creek tributary) facts for kids
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|Other name(s)||Tributary to Dirickson Creek|
|Main source||Vines Creek divide
about 1 mile north of Selbyville, Delaware
40 ft (12 m)
|River mouth||Dirickson Creek
about 0.1 miles north of Johnson, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||4.57 mi (7.35 km)|
|River system||Little Assawoman Bay|
|Basin size||7.78 square miles (20.2 km2)|
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Bearhole Ditch is a 4.57 mi (7.35 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:
- Bear Hole Ditch
- Dirickson Creek
Bearhole Ditch rises on the Vines Creek divide about 1 mile north of Selbyville in Sussex County, Delaware. Bearhole Ditch then flows generally east to meet Dirickson Creek about 0.1 miles north of Johnson, Delaware.
Bearhole Ditch drains 7.78 square miles (20.2 km2) of area, receives about 44.8 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 723.32 and is about 3.5% forested.
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