BWA Project Headwaters
Most substances analyzed showed very low levels present in the samples. Calcium, chloride and sodium were consistently higher than levels typically found in Monroe County streams.
Winter 2021 to Present Report
Forest Hills Run Report
Forest Hills Run is a headwater tributary of Paradise Creek. The Borough of Mt. Pocono covers most of the drainage area at its origin. It receives stormwater runoff from Borough streets and the discharge from the Borough’s wastewater treatment plant.
Yankee Run Report
Yankee Run is a small headwater tributary of Paradise Creek. It originates near the intersection of Routes 611 and 940, north of the Borough of Mt. Pocono. It was formerly the water source for the Fairview Water Company which supplied water to the Borough of Mt. Pocono for many years.