Mockingbird Creek (Barren Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMockingbird Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Barren Creek|
|Main source||Tussocky Branch divide
about 0.25 miles northeast of Susan Beach Corner, Delaware
49 ft (15 m)
|River mouth||Barren Creek
about 1.5 miles west of Mardela Springs, Maryland
19 ft (5.8 m)
|Length||4.28 mi (6.89 km)|
|River system||Nanticoke River|
|Basin size||6.45 square miles (16.7 km2)|
|Bridges||Susan Beach Road, Columbia Road, Family Pride Way, Delmar Road|
Mockingbird Creek is a 4.28 mi (6.89 km) long 2nd tributary to Barren Creek in Wicomico County, Maryland.
Mockingbird Creek rises about 0.25 miles northeast of Susan Beach Corner in Sussex County, Delaware and then flows west-southwest into Wicomico County, Maryland to join Barren Creek about 1.5 miles west of Mardela Springs.
Mockingbird Creek drains 6.45 square miles (16.7 km2) of area, receives about 44.5 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 707.04 and is about 14% forested.
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