Beaver Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBeaver Branch
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Blackbird Creek|
|Main source||On divide between Beaver Branch and Appoquinimink River
Pine Tree Corners, Delaware
55 ft (17 m)
|River mouth||Blackbird Creek
about 0.5 miles northeast of Blackbird Landing, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||2.41 mi (3.88 km)|
|River system||Delaware River|
|Basin size||2.24 square miles (5.8 km2)|
|Bridges||Union Church Road|
Beaver Branch rises just east of Pine Tree Corners in southern New Castle County, Delaware and flows southeast to meet Blackbird Creek northeast of Blackbird Landing.
The Beaver Branch watershed is about 13% forested and 63% agricultural with the rest being other land uses. The watershed receives approximately 43.2 in/year of precipitation and has a topographic wetness index of 562.53.
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