Pennsauken Creek drains 33 sq mi (85.5 km²) of southwestern Burlington and northern Camden County and joins the Delaware River near Palmyra.
The North Branch of the Pennsauken is in Burlington County, while the South Branch is the boundary between Burlington and Camden Counties. The tide affects the 3 mi (4.8 km) mainstem and the first few miles up the branches.
Mount Laurel creek to be tested: Water and soil samples will be analyzed for toxins. Countryside Farms residents have reported cases of cancer and other diseases in recent years.
Oct 18, 2006; Byline: Joel Bewley Oct. 18--Water and soil samples from the Pennsauken Creek in Mount Laurel will be tested to see whether...