Burris Creek (Fisher River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBurris Creek
Location of Burris Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Fisher River|
|Main source||Pine Branch divide
about 4 miles south of Blevins Store, North Carolina
1,350 ft (410 m)
|River mouth||Fisher River
about 4 miles southeast of Blevins Store, North Carolina
1,115 ft (340 m)
|Length||4.14 mi (6.66 km)|
|Progression||southeast and northeast|
|River system||Yadkin River|
|Basin size||3.19 square miles (8.3 km2)|
|Bridges||Crossroad Church Road, Jackoos Lane, Hodges Mill Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Burriss Creek
Burris Creek rises on the Pine Branch divide about 4 miles south of Blevins Store, North Carolina. Burris Creek then flows southeast and then turns northeast to join the Fisher River about 4 miles southeast of Blevins Store.
Burris Creek drains 3.17 square miles (8.2 km2) of area, receives about 49.0 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 366.74, and is about 56% forested.
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