Swan Creek (Mispillion River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSwan Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Mispillion River|
|Main source||outlet of Tubmill Pond
about 0.5 miles south of Lynch Heights, Delaware
10 ft (3.0 m)
|River mouth||Mispillion River
New Wharf, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||1.84 mi (2.96 km)|
|River system||Mispillion River|
|Basin size||5.09 square miles (13.2 km2)|
|Bridges||DE 1, New Wharf Road|
Swan Creek is formed at the outlet of Tubmill Pond about 0.5 miles south of Lynch Heights, Delaware. Swan Creek then flows east to meet the Mispillion River at New Wharf, Delaware.
Swan Creek drains 5.09 square miles (13.2 km2) of area, receives about 45.7 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 555.50 and is about 8.8% forested.
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