East Brookfield River
|East Brookfield River|
East Brookfield River at East Brookfield
|Length||2.4 miles (3.9 km)|
|Source elevation||614 feet (187 m)|
|Mouth elevation||594 feet (181 m)|
|Avg. discharge||11.5 ft³/s (0.325 m³/s)|
|Basin area||15 mi² (38.85 km²)|
The East Brookfield River is a 2.4-mile-long (3.9 km) river in Massachusetts that heads at Lake Lashaway in East Brookfield at an elevation of 614 feet (187 m) above sea level. It continues to Quaboag Pond, at an elevation of 594 feet (181 m).
This river starts at the Lake Lashaway Dam, near State Route 9 and continues through wetlands to Quaboag Pond. Numerous local brooks and streams from the towns of East Brookfield, North Brookfield, and Spencer drain the watershed into Lake Lashaway and the East Brookfield River. About one mile from its mouth at Quaboag Pond, the Seven Mile River joins, draining water from Spencer and surrounding areas.
- U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed April 1, 2011
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Quaboag River technical data
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Quaboag Pond data