Blucher Creek

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Blucher Creek
stream
BlucherCreekatToddRd-1.jpg
Blucher Creek at Todd Rd. near its confluence in the Laguna de Santa Rosa
Name origin: surname
Country United States
State California
Region Sonoma County
Source English Hill
 - location 4 mi (6 km) south of Sebastopol, California
 - coordinates 38°20′52″N 122°50′41″W / 38.34778°N 122.84472°W / 38.34778; -122.84472 [1]
Mouth Laguna de Santa Rosa
 - location 6 mi (10 km) southwest of Santa Rosa, California
 - elevation 71 ft (22 m) [1]
 - coordinates 38°22′40″N 122°47′0″W / 38.37778°N 122.78333°W / 38.37778; -122.78333Coordinates: 38°22′40″N 122°47′0″W / 38.37778°N 122.78333°W / 38.37778; -122.78333 [1]

Blucher Creek is a 5.2-mile-long (8.4 km)[2] stream that rises in the hills south of Sebastopol, California, United States, and empties into the Laguna de Santa Rosa.

Course[edit]

Blucher Creek originates on English Hill, and initially descends to the north. It soon curves eastward to parallel Blucher Valley Road. It crosses under Bloomfield Road, Canfield Road, Lone Pine Road, and Gravenstein Highway (State Route 116) to reach a confluence with the Laguna de Santa Rosa just west of Todd Road.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Blucher Creek
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map Archived 2012-04-05 at WebCite, accessed March 9, 2011

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