Accession Number:

ADA099847

Title:

Flood Plain Information, Antietam Creek and Heister Creek, Berks County, Pennsylvania.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

64.0

Abstract:

The portions of Berks County covered by this report are subject to flooding from Antietam and Heisters Creeks. At the time of this report the properties on this flood plains along these streams were primarily residential and have been damaged by the floods caused by Hurricane Agnes. This report includes a history of flooding in Berks County near Antieham Creek and Heisters Creek and identifies those areas that are subject to possible future floods. Special emphasis is given to these possible future floods thru maps, photographs, profiles and cross sections.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE