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Long Branch
Other name(s) Tributary to Toms Dam Branch
Country United States
State Delaware
County Sussex
Physical characteristics
Main source Nanticoke River divide
about 0.5 miles northeast of Greenwood, Delaware
52 ft (16 m)
River mouth Toms Dam Branch
about 1 mile southeast of St. Johnstown, Delaware
36 ft (11 m)
Length 2.17 mi (3.49 km)
Discharge
Basin features
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River system Nanticoke River
Basin size 1.12 square miles (2.9 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges PA 36, PA 16

Long Branch is a 2.17 mi (3.49 km) long 1st order tributary to Toms Dam Branch in Sussex County, Delaware.

Course

Long Branch rises about 0.5 miles northeast of Greenwood, Delaware and then flows south to join Toms Dam Branch about 1 mile southeast of St. Johnstown.

Watershed

Long Branch drains 1.12 square miles (2.9 km2) of area, receives about 45.2 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 830.08 and is about 7% forested.

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