Dutch Buffalo Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsDutch Buffalo Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Rocky River|
|Main source||Crane Creek divide
Bostain Heights, North Carolina
810 ft (250 m)
|River mouth||Rocky River
about 0.25 miles southwest of Georgeville, North Carolina
468 ft (143 m)
|Length||25.16 mi (40.49 km)|
|Progression||southeast and south-southwest|
|River system||Pee Dee River|
|Basin size||98.68 square miles (255.6 km2)|
|Bridges||Paulownia Drive, Rogers Road, Old Beatty Ford Road, Sapp Road, Barrier Road, Gold Hill Road, Cline School Road, Mt Pleasant Road, Mt Olive Road, NC 49, NC 73, Bowman-Barrier Road, Barrier Store Road, Miami Church Road, NC 200|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Dutch Buffaloe Creek
Dutch Buffalo Creek rises in Bostian Heights, North Carolina in Rowan County, and then flows southeast into Cabarrus County and then turns south-southwest to join the Rocky River about 0.25 miles southwest of Georgeville.
Dutch Buffalo Creek drains 98.68 square miles (255.6 km2) of area, receives about 47.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 416.58, and is about 48% forested.
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