Mill Branch (Patuxent River)

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Mill Branch of the Patuxent River in Prince George's County, Maryland is part of the Upper Patuxent Watershead.[1]

Drainage area[edit]

Mill Branch drains 2270 acres[2] including the communities of Evergreen, The Willows, Evergreen Estates, St. James Place, Enfield Chase, Covington, Archstone at Bowie Town Center, Glen Allen, Oaktree, Lake Village Manor, Amber Meadows, and Pointer Ridge within Bowie, Maryland.[3]

Environmental concerns[edit]

The major pollutants in this stream are sediment and excess nutrients (fertilizer from nearby homes).[3]

See also[edit]


Coordinates: 38°55′26.9″N 76°42′34.5″W / 38.924139°N 76.709583°W / 38.924139; -76.709583