Beaver Creek (New Hope River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBeaver Creek
Location of Beaver Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to New Hope River|
|Main source||Crabtree Creek divide
pond in Apex, North Carolina
485 ft (148 m)
|River mouth||New Hope River
B. Everett Jordan Lake
216 ft (66 m)
|Length||12.64 mi (20.34 km)|
|River system||Haw River|
|Basin size||41.24 square miles (106.8 km2)|
|Waterbodies||B. Everett Jordan Lake|
|Bridges||NC 55, Green Level Church Road, Olive Chapel Road, I-540, Kelly Road, Apex Barbecue Road, Richardson Road, New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Beaver Creek Road|
Beaver Creek is a 12.64 mi (20.34 km) long 4th order tributary to the New Hope River in North Carolina. Beaver Creek joins the New Hope River within the B. Everett Jordan Lake Reservoir.
Beaver Creek rises in a pond on the Crabtree Creek divide in Apex in Wake County, North Carolina. Beaver Creek then flows west to meet New Hope River in the B. Everett Jordan Lake Reservoir in Chatham County.
Beaver Creek drains 41.24 square miles (106.8 km2) of area, receives about 47.1 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 468.29, and had an average water temperature of 15.31 °C. The watershed is 19% developed, 1.4% agricultural, 52% forested, and 6.2% open water.
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