Folkner Branch (New Hope River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsFolkner Branch
|Other name(s)||Tributary to New Hope River|
|Main source||Rocky Ford and Lick Branch divide
about 3 miles west of Green Level, North Carolina
315 ft (96 m)
|River mouth||New Hope River
B. Everett Jordan Lake
216 ft (66 m)
|Length||3.89 mi (6.26 km)|
|River system||Haw River|
|Basin size||3.15 square miles (8.2 km2)|
|Waterbodies||B. Everett Jordan Lake|
Folkner Branch is a 3.89 mi (6.26 km) long 1st order tributary to the New Hope River in North Carolina. Folkner Branch joins the New Hope River within the B. Everett Jordan Lake Reservoir.
Folkner Branch rises in a pond on the Rocky Ford and Lick Branch divide about 3 miles west of Green Level, North Carolina. Folkner Branch then flows westerly to meet New Hope River in the B. Everett Jordan Lake Reservoir in Chatham County.
Folkner Branch drains 3.15 square miles (8.2 km2) of area, receives about 47.0 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 508.03, and has an average water temperature of 15.35 °C. The watershed is 66% forested.
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