Spring Branch (Murderkill River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSpring Branch
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Murderkill River|
|Main source||Fan Branch divide
about 0.5 miles south of Felton, Delaware
53 ft (16 m)
|River mouth||Murderkill River
about 0.5 miles southeast of Roesville, Delaware
7 ft (2.1 m)
|Length||2.63 mi (4.23 km)|
|River system||Murderkill River|
|Basin size||2.69 square miles (7.0 km2)|
|Bridges||US 13, Chimney Hill Road, Scrap Tavern Road|
Spring Branch rises on the Fan Branch divide about 1 mile south of Felton, Delaware. Spring Branch then flows east to meet the Murderkill River about 0.5 miles southeast of Roesville, Delaware.
Spring Branch drains 2.69 square miles (7.0 km2) of area, receives about 45.1 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 569.99 and is about 9.8% forested.
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