Fishing Branch (Mispillion River tributary) facts for kids
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Location of Fishing Branch mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Mispillion River|
|Main source||confluence of Parnell Branch and Old Baptist Church Branch
about 1 mile east of Spring Hill, Delaware
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|River mouth||Mispillion River
about 1.5 miles southeast of Harrings Corners, Delaware
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|Length||1.90 mi (3.06 km)|
|River system||Mispillion River|
|Basin size||4.73 square miles (12.3 km2)|
|Bridges||Thompsonville Road, Big Stone Beach Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Fishing Creek
Fishing Branch forms at the confluence of Parnell Branch and Old Baptist Church Branch about 1 mile east of Spring Hill, Delaware. Fishing Branch then flows southeast to meet the Mispillion River about 1.5 miles southeast of Herrings Corners, Delaware.
Fishing Branch drains 4.73 square miles (12.3 km2) of area, receives about 45.5 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 596.10 and is about 8.3% forested.
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