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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 21-2072



Draft Stream Evaluation Report; Available for Public Comment

[51 Pa.B. 7789]
[Saturday, December 11, 2021]

 Under 25 Pa. Code § 93.4d (relating to processing of petitions, evaluations and assessments to change a designated use), the Department of Environmental Protection (Department) gives notice that the Draft Stream Evaluation Report for streams classified by the Fish and Boat Commission as Class A Wild Trout Waters is available for public comment on the Department's web site for a 30-day comment period. The draft report includes redesignation recommendations for the following streams.

Stream Name County Tributary to
Martins CreekNorthamptonDelaware River
UNT 3382 to Saucon CreekLehighSaucon Creek
Mill CreekCarbonAquashicola Creek
UNT 3886 to Lizard Creek (river mile (RM) 11.35)SchuylkillLizard Creek
UNT 3891 to Lizard Creek (RM 13.64)SchuylkillLizard Creek
Pohopoco CreekCarbonLehigh River
UNT 4022 to Pohopoco Creek (RM 22.92)MonroePohopoco Creek
Sugar Hollow CreekMonroePohopoco Creek
Long RunCarbonLehigh River
Mauch Chunk CreekCarbonLehigh River
UNT 3336 to Lehigh Canal (RM 2.18) ''Morgan Valley Run''Northampton Lehigh Canal
UNT 3338 to Lehigh River (RM 3.45)NorthamptonLehigh River
Spring CreekBerksTulpehocken Creek
Bear CreekSchuylkillSchuylkill River
UNT 31137 to Cowanesque River ''Teed Hollow''PotterCowanesque River
Bellman RunTiogaJohnson Creek
Obendoffers CreekLuzerneNorth Branch
Susquehanna River
Lick RunColumbiaRoaring Creek
Big Wapwallopen CreekLuzerneSusquehanna River
Mill CreekLuzerneNorth Branch
Susquehanna River
Laurel RunLuzerneMill Creek
Bender Run LycomingWest Branch
Susquehanna River
English RunLycomingLittle Pine Creek
Chatham RunClintonWest Branch
Susquehanna River
McElhattan CreekClintonWest Branch
Susquehanna River
Fishing CreekClintonBald Eagle Creek
UNT 22622 to Sugar Camp Run ''Slide Hollow Run'' Centre Sugar Camp Run
Little Sandy RunCentreNorth Fork Beech Creek
Nanny RunCameronBennett Branch
Sinnemahoning Creek
Barrs RunCameronBennett Branch
Sinnemahoning Creek
Johnson RunElkBennett Branch
Sinnemahoning Creek
Jimmy RunElkBennett Branch
Sinnemahoning Creek
Silver Mill Hollow RunElkBennett Branch
Sinnemahoning Creek
Mill RunClearfieldBennett Branch
Sinnemahoning Creek
UNT 24922 to Wilson Run ''Erick Hollow''ClearfieldWilson Run
UNT 24933 to Mountain Run (RM 1.15)ClearfieldMountain Run
Mountain Lick CreekClearfield, ElkMountain Run
Grapevine RunClearfield, ElkMountain Run
Moravian RunClearfieldWest Branch
Susquehanna River
Dale RunClearfieldMoravian Run
UNT 26459 to Clearfield CreekCambriaClearfield Creek
Fallentimber RunCambriaClearfield Creek
Bradley RunCambriaClearfield Creek
UNT 26658 to Anderson Creek ''Roaring Run''ClearfieldAnderson Creek
Poplar RunClearfieldBell Run
UNT 26747 to Bell Run (RM 4.62)ClearfieldBell Run
UNT 26752 to Bell Run (RM 7.6)ClearfieldBell Run
UNT 26765 to Curry Run (RM 4.78)ClearfieldCurry Run
UNT 26876 to Chest CreekCambriaChest Creek
UNT 27036 to Bear Run (RM 2.92)Clearfield, IndianaBear Run
Cush CreekIndianaWest Branch
Susquehanna River
Sawmill RunClearfieldWest Branch
Susquehanna River
Beaver RunClearfieldWest Branch
Susquehanna River
UNT 63795 to Gap Run (RM 1.39)CentreGap Run
Smoke Hole RunDauphinSouth Fork Powell Creek
Penns CreekCentreSusquehanna River
UNT 17824 to UNT to Middle Creek (RM 15.05)SnyderUNT to Middle Creek
UNT 17902 to North Branch Middle Creek ''Schrader Gap Run''SnyderNorth Branch
Middle Creek
Moyers Mill RunSnyderNorth Branch
Middle Creek
Boal Gap RunCentreSinking Creek
Kishacoquillas CreekMifflinJuniata River
UNT 15970 to Bells Gap Run (RM 5.63)Blair, CambriaBells Gap Run
Homer Gap RunBlairLittle Juniata River
Boiling Spring RunBlairBeaverdam Creek
Orson RunYorkMuddy Creek
Perry Furnace RunPerrySherman Creek
Allegheny RiverPotterOhio River
UNT 57518 to Knapp Creek (RM 5.32)McKeanKnapp Creek
UNT 57521 to Knapp Creek (RM 6.06)McKeanKnapp Creek
UNT 57546 to Tram Hollow Run (RM 0.76)McKeanTram Hollow Run
UNT 57672 to North Branch Cole Creek ''Brooder Hollow''McKeanNorth Branch
Cole Creek
UNT 57675 to North Branch Cole Creek ''Bakers Hollow''McKeanNorth Branch
Cole Creek
Marvin CreekMcKeanPotato Creek
UNT 58144 to Lillibridge Creek ''Campbell Hollow''McKeanLillibridge Creek
UNT 58191 to Allegheny Portage Creek ''Cady Hollow''McKeanAllegheny Portage Creek
Sartwell CreekMcKean, PotterAllegheny River
Fisk Hollow RunPotterFishing Creek
UNT 57377 to Allegheny River ''Elm Flat Run''PotterAllegheny River
UNT 58395 to Allegheny River ''Pump Station Hollow''PotterAllegheny River
UNT 58402 to Allegheny River ''Earl Hollow''PotterAllegheny River
UNT 64376 to Marvin Creek (RM 9.58)McKeanMarvin Creek
UNT 51240 to Allegheny River (RM 107.57)VenangoAllegheny River
Snyder RunVenangoAllegheny River
UNT 53682 to South Branch French Creek (RM 6.34)ErieSouth Branch
French Creek
Husband RunVenangoOil Creek
UNT 54224 to Pine Creek (RM 1.09)CrawfordPine Creek
UNT 55192 to Tionesta Creek (RM 25.85)ForestTionesta Creek
Painter RunElkClarion River
UNT 50461 to Elk Creek (RM 1.81)ElkElk Creek
Little Sicily RunMcKeanSicily Run
Big RunJeffersonMahoning Creek
UNT 48660 to Sandy Lick Creek (RM 14.57)JeffersonSandy Lick Creek
Elk Creek Park RunErieElk Creek
UNT 59767 to West Branch Conococheague Creek (RM 52.35)FranklinWest Branch
Conococheague Creek

 The draft report is available for review on the Department's eComment web site at

 The Department has asked all relevant local jurisdictions to make a copy of this notification available to any and all interested citizens, including those who own real property in the relevant municipalities and to any other parties the municipalities believe may be interested in these evaluations and draft reports.

 Interested persons may submit written comments on this draft report through Monday, January 10, 2022. Comments, including comments submitted by e-mail, must include the commentator's name and address. Commentators are encouraged to submit comments using the Department's online eComment tool at or by e-mail to Written comments can be mailed to the Department of Environmental Protection, Policy Office, Rachel Carson State Office Building, P.O. Box 2063, Harrisburg, PA 17105-2063. Comments received on the draft report during the public comment period will be reviewed and considered in the Department's evaluation. For further information, contact Mark Brickner, Water Quality Division, or (717) 787-9637.

 Persons in need of accommodations as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 can contact Mark Brickner directly at (717) 787-9637, or through the Pennsylvania Hamilton Relay Service at (800) 654-5984 (TDD users) or (800) 654-5988 (voice users), to discuss how the Department may accommodate their needs.


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 21-2072. Filed for public inspection December 10, 2021, 9:00 a.m.]

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