Mahoning Creek at Mahoning Creek Dam, PA

A downstream view of Mahoning Creek. Fall colors fill the trees on a hill as the stream bends to the right.

Detailed Description

Mahoning Creek at Mahoning Creek Dam, PA (USGS 03036000, WQN-0819) has a drainage area of 344 square miles. The site is near the junction of Mahoning, Redbank, and Wayne Townships in Armstrong County. It is one of about 124 water-quality sampling sites throughout Pennsylvania that constitutes Pennsylvania's Statewide Surface Water-Quality Monitoring Network (WQN), a cooperative program between Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the USGS. About one third of the sites are sampled every month, and the remaining sites are sample every-other month.


Image Dimensions: 4608 x 2592

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Location Taken: US