Platter Kill facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsPlatter Kill
|River mouth||Schoharie Creek
932 ft (284 m)
|Length||24.8 mi (39.9 km)|
|Basin size||11 sq mi (28 km2)|
The Platter Kill's 11-square-mile (28 km2) watershed accounts for about 1.2 percent of the Schoharie basin.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) has maintained one stream gauge along Platter Kill in operation since 1975. The station located 0.6 miles (0.97 km) northwest of Gilboa, had a maximum discharge of 1,750 cubic feet (50 m3) per second on August 28, 2011, as Hurricane Irene passed through the area, and a minimum discharge of 0.31 cubic feet (0.0088 m3) per second on March 11, 2015.
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