South San Ramon Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSouth San Ramon Creek
|Region||Alameda County, Contra Costa County|
|Cities||Pleasanton, Dublin, San Ramon|
|Main source||Sherburne Hills
southeast of Danville
|River mouth||Arroyo de la Laguna
315 ft (96 m)
South San Ramon Creek drains the land area generally lying above the Bishop Subbasin of the Livermore Valley Groundwater Basin. The Bishop Subbasin comprises 1,666 acres (7 km2) of valley lands in the far northwestern portion of Livermore Valley Ground Water Basin. The Bishop Subbasin lies entirely within Contra Costa County, is drained by, and is a portion of that area locally designated as San Ramon Valley. The subbasin is bounded on the east and west by rolling hills composed of sediments of the Tassajara Formation.
The public Iron Horse Regional Trail runs along a portion of South San Ramon Creek.
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