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Black Duck Creek
Black Duck Creek (Ontario) is located in Ontario
Black Duck Creek (Ontario)
Location of the mouth of Black Duck Creek in Ontario
Country Canada
Province Ontario
Region Northeastern Ontario
District Nipissing
Physical characteristics
Main source Unnamed bog
315 m (1,033 ft)
River mouth Jocko River
308 m (1,010 ft)
Basin features
River system Saint Lawrence River drainage basin

Black Duck Creek is a stream in geographic Osborne Township in the Unorganized North Part of Nipissing District in Northeastern Ontario, Canada. It is in the Saint Lawrence River drainage basin, is a left tributary of the Jocko River, and lies entirely within Jocko Rivers Provincial Park.

Black Duck Creek begins at an unnamed bog next to the community of Osborne on the Ontario Northland Railway. It travels south adjacent to the railway, takes in one and then a second unnamed right tributary, and turns east. The creek takes in an unnamed left tributary, and reaches its mouth at the Jocko River, immediately after that river flows out of its source at Jocko Lake. The Jocko River flows via the Ottawa River to the Saint Lawrence River.

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