Bushnellsville Creek

Bushnellsville Creek

Rough­ly par­al­lel­ing State route 42, Bush­nellsville Creek runs through the Towns of Lex­ing­ton in Greene Coun­ty and Shan­dak­en in Ulster Coun­ty. Its head­wa­ters drain from Sleep­ing Lion Moun­tain and Hal­cott Moun­tain in the Hal­cott Moun­tain Wild For­est. The stream ends in the ham­let of Shan­dak­en where it flows into the Eso­pus Creek. The size of the Bush­nellsville Creek water­shed is 11.1 square miles and the length of the main stem chan­nel is 6.5 miles. Angle Creek is its pri­ma­ry tributary.

Bush­nellsville Creek was assessed in 2013. A full report on Bush­nellsville Creek con­di­tions and man­age­ment rec­om­men­da­tions is available:

Bush­nellsville Creek Stream Man­age­ment Plan (hi res, 51.5MB)
Bush­nellsville Creek Stream Man­age­ment Plan (low res, 29.8MB)

Map of Bushnellsville Creek

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