Swan Creek (Indian River tributary) facts for kids
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Swan Creek in Sussex County, Delaware
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Indian River Bay|
|Main source||Unity Branch divide
about 1 mile southwest of Hollyville, Delaware
36 ft (11 m)
|River mouth||Indian River
Fishing Point, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||5.40 mi (8.69 km)|
|River system||Indian River|
|Basin size||9.63 square miles (24.9 km2)|
Mt Joy Road
Maryland Camp Road
Swan Creek is a 5.40 mi (8.69 km) long 2nd order tributary to Indian River in Sussex County, Delaware.
Swan Creek rises on the Unity Branch divide, about 1 mile southwest of Hollyville in Sussex County, Delaware. Swan Creek then flows south to meet Indian River at Fishing Point.
Swan Creek drains 9.63 square miles (24.9 km2) of area, receives about 45.0 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 704.54 and is about 29.61% forested.
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