Soil & Water Conservation Program

Years 1990 - 2001 Projects

WATERSHED NAME
START DATE-END DATE

COUNTY

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

WATERSHED ACREAGE

ACRES NEEDING TREATMENT

ACRES TREATED

PERCENT TREATED

POLLUTANTS

SALT Projects

Big Deer Creek
1990 - 1994

Bates

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

11801

4876

3253

67%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Malone Creek
1990 - 1994

Bollinger

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

5912

3176

3027

95%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Crabtree Branch
1990 - 1994

Cedar

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

4400

3180

2120

67%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Palmer Creek
1990 - 1994

Chariton

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

10227

3713

3451

93%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Lake Creek
1990 1994

Chariton

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

11803

6625

5182

78%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Jordan Creek
1990 - 1994

Dade

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

5500

3850

1312

34%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Tombstone Creek
1990 - 1994

Daviess/
Harrison

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

12800

4240

3676

87%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Linn Creek
1990 - 1994

Gentry

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

4300

2800

2676

96%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Strate Branch
1990 - 1994

Marion

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

5690

1370

1073

78%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Birdtown Hollow
1990

Ozark

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

6419

2120

2470

117%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Marlowe Creek
1990 - 1994

Worth

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, grassed waterways, water impoundments, conversion of cropland to grassland, conservation tillage.

7877

3610

2964

82%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Middle Creek
1990 - 1994

Grundy

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces and structures to treat active gullies.

4000

2500

2284

91%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Trail Creek
1990 - 1994

Harrison

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terraces, conservation tillage and structures to treat active gullies.

17300

4300

3991

93%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Porter Creek
1990 - 1994

Holt

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
conservation tillage and terracing to protect Squaw Creek Wildlife Refuge.

1961

1329

1142

86%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Price's Branch
1990 - 1994

Montgomery

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
conservation tillage and terracing to protect cropland.

5149

3245

2866

88%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Long Grove
Branch
1990 - 1994

Pettis

Soil erosion prevention land treatment-- conservation tillage and terracing to protect cropland.

7265

3623

2844

78%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

North Fabius/
Downing Lake
1990 - 1994

Schuyler

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
pasture management, conservation tillage and structures to prevent erosion for the protection of the Downing water supply lake.

1200

1075

803

75%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Dry Creek
1990 - 1994

Warre

Soil erosion prevention--
terracing and conservation tillage.

3488

2977

2633

88%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Hazel Creek
1991 - 1995

Adair

Soil erosion prevention--pasture improvement and tree planting.

5240

3077

2298

75%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Mace Creek
1991 - 1995

Andrew

Soil erosion prevention on cropland-- terraces to protect the Amazonia levee district and Savannah City Reservoir.

9358

4725

2996

63%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Upper Lincoln Creek
1991 - 1995

Andrew

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terracing.

7835

3981

2847

72%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Dumas Creek
1991 - 1995

Clark

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--
terracing.

7652

5056

4013

79%

Sediment

West Yellow Creek Trib.
1991 - 1995

Linn

Soil erosion prevention land treatment--through pasture improvement and gully stabilization structures.

2.323

1526

1039

68%

Sediment

Franklin School Branch
1991 - 1995

Marion

Soil erosion prevention and water control structures for Stormwater storage.

2450

1402

1377

98%

Sediment

Jenkins Creek
1991 - 1995

Nodaway

Soil erosion prevention through terracing FSA farmland.

5400

3824

3045

80%

Sediment

Turkey Creek
1991 - 1995

Ozark

Soil erosion prevention through use of warm season grasses, no-till drill and other grassland management practices.

6518

1426

1455

102%

Sediment

Bear Creek
1991 - 1999

Platte

Improved residue management and grassland management for erosion control.
* CONVERTED TO EARTH PROJECT *

21069

10574

7575

72%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Salt Branch
1991 - 1995

Saline

Soil erosion prevention on FSA cropland by terracing.

2855

1691

1343

79%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Greentop/Queen
City Lakes
1991 - 1995

Schuyler

Soil erosion prevention by conservation tillage, pasture management, and water control structures.

2371

1275

1062

83%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Upper Northcut Ditch
1991 - 1995

Scott

Prevent soil erosion through installing
structures near the base of upland acres.

4453

1055

1055

100%

Sediment

Clarence Watershed
1991

Shelby

Treat cropland erosion with terracing.
* PROJECT CANCELLED 8/93 *

4020

1392

536

39%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Elmwood Lake
1991 - 1995

Sullivan

Reduce soil erosion in watershed by improving pastures and building grade stabilization structures.

4237

3139

2682

85%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Crowley's Ridge
1991 - 1992

Stoddard

Prevent erosion by reducing rate of runoff from upland areas by installation of dry sediment structures.

775

444

483

109%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Yeatter Branch
1991 - 1995

Warren

Protect highly erodible FSA cropland using terraces.

3799

3097

2276

73%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Whetstone Creek
1991 - 1995

Wright

Erosion prevention through pasture and hayland management. Project also focuses on animal waste management.

19081

11426

11426

100%

Sediment
Nutrients

Lower Pedlar Area
1991 - 1995

Andrew

Protect highly erodible FSA cropland using terraces.

3989

2285

1908

84%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Hickory Ridge
1991 - 1995

Stoddard/
Cape Girardeau

Erosion prevention by reducing rate of runoff from upland crop areas.

8490

1991

1401

70%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Contrary Creek
1992 - 1996

Buchanan

Soil erosion control of deep loess cropland by use of terracing and structural practices.

4700

3780

2595

69%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Lick Fork
1992 - 1996

Caldwell/
Daviess

Soil erosion control of cropland and grassland through pasture management practices and structural practices.

5700

2221

2188

99%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Hurricane Creek
1992 - 1996

Carroll

Soil erosion prevention through the use of contouring, conservation tillage, and terracing.

6300

2735

2423

89%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Sam's Branch
1992 - 1994

Dade

Soil erosion control through reduced tillage, filter strips, and stripcropping practices.

3627

2060

1817

88%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Tunas Branch
1992 - 1996

Dallas

Soil erosion control on grassland through grass renovation, warm season grass plantings and improved grazing systems.

3540

2956

2300

78%

Sediment
Nutrients

Cypress Creek
1992 - 1996

Harrison

Control of sheet and rill erosion on cropland through structural practices such as terracing. A side goal is reduction of sedimentation downstream.

11600

4930

3583

73%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Turkey Creek
1992 - 1996

Hickory

Improvement of pasture and hayland to reduce grassland erosion.

6669

4380

3654

83%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Turkey Creek
1992 - 1996

Linn

Soil erosion prevention through the adoption of terracing and other structural practices. This watershed is a tributary of Silver Lake, a wetland area located in the Swan Lake Wildlife Area.

6410

2656

1866

70%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Coon Creek
1992 - 1996

Montgomery

Control of erosion on cropland through a combination of structural and management practices.

4313

2990

2547

85%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Maries Creek
1992 - 1996

Osage

Primary objective will be reduction of erosion on cropland and grassland using a variety of conservation practices. A secondary goal will be to improve water quality through animal waste system planning.

18355

2970

2437

87%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Beaverdam Creek
1992 - 1996

Pettis

Control of erosion on cropland using non-structural practices will be encouraged.

5869

2934

2112

72%

Sediment
Nutrients

Jowler Creek
1992 - 1996

Platte

Erosion control of cropland using terracing and structural practices.

4142

2355

1938

82%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

West Yellow Creek #2
1992 - 1996

Sullivan

Erosion control on gullies and cropland. Practices to be used will be non- structural for cropland and structural for treating gully erosion.

3170

2588

2588

100%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

McGuire Branch
1992 - 1996

Clinton

Control of erosion on cropland using structures, waterways, and terraces.

12160

4503

3610

80%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Horse Fork
1992 - 1996

Clinton

Control of erosion on cropland using structures, waterways, and terraces.

9600

3223

2513

78%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Honey Creek
1992 - 1996

Cole

Treatment of erosion on cropland with terraces, waterways, and diversions.

6337

2740

2206

81%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Unionville City Reservoir
1992 - 1996

Putnam

Reduction of gully erosion through the use of sediment retention structures. Another objective is to reduce sediment movement into the Unionville City Reservoir.

1839

1052

1002

95%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Four-Mile Branch
1992 - 1995

Callaway/
Audrain

Erosion prevention by conservation tillage, contouring and terraces.

6337

3224

3065

95%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Snow Branch
1993 - 1997

Carroll

Combination SALT and P.L. 566 watershed project designed to prevent cropland erosion with terraces and waterways.

2000

1045

982

94%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Wolf Creek
1993 - 1997

Carroll

Erosion prevention by terracing and erosion control structures.

4274

1680

1544

92%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Platte
1993 - 1997

Clinton/Dekalb

Erosion prevention by modified farming practices.

14992

3502

2935

84%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Coalbank Creek
1993 - 1997

Cooper

Erosion prevention of highly erodible land by treating with an intensified grazing system and woodland improvement.

8162

2057

1875

91%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Upper Dry Creek
1993 - 1997

Dallas

Control of erosion by renovation and establishing pastures by planting warm season grasses, and introduction of legumes.

3700

2385

1711

72%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Bear Branch
1993 - 1997

Daviess

Erosion prevention by protecting highly erodible cropland.

3865

1588

1364

86%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Walnut Fork
1993 - 1997

Gentry

Soil erosion control by providing technical assistance for treating cropland and improving livestock water supply.

11000

6014

3485

58%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Long Branch
1993 - 1997

Gentry

Controlling erosion on cropland through a combination of structures and management practices.

9000

4250

2483

58%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Hogles Creek
1993 - 1997

Hickory

Primary goal is to reduce erosion on the predominate pasture and hayland by implementing a good management practice with the land owners.

8878

2802

1751

62%

Sediment

Central Kimsey Creek
1993 - 1997

Holt

Soil erosion control on the highly erodible acres by using technical assistance and good management practices.

4448

1862

1427

77%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Nichols Creek
1993 - 1997

Holt

Control of erosion on cropland by using a variety of conservation practices. A main concern is to reduce the sediment delivery downstream.

4338

3000

2022

67%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Hawkins Branch
1993 - 1997

Knox

Combining with the P.L. 566 watershed in this area to reduce the erosion in this mostly cropland watershed.

5768

3204

2595

81%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Troublesome Creek
1993 - 1997

Knox

This area's goal is completing the required land treatment above the proposed structure sites in their P.L. 566 watershed.

2463

1329

1070

81%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Bear Branch
1993 - 1997

Linn

Control runoff in predominately grassland, by treating the project area with various conservation practices.

5179

1542

1021

66%

Sediment

Wildcat Creek
1993 - 1997

Mercer

Control erosion by targeting pasture improvement practices. Promoting good management by sponsoring a conservation demonstration on the FFA farm.

3250

1106

847

77%

Sediment

Bear Creek
1993 - 1997

Montgomery

Erosion control of cropland by using a variety of management practices and treatments.

5700

2939

2403

82%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Straight Branch
1993 - 1997

Ralls

Erosion control on cropland by using residue management incentives.

4784

3937

3551

90%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Burnt Fork
1993 - 1997

Ray

Soil erosion awareness through a demonstration area to promote conservation for cropland and pasture.

4431

2192

2046

93%

Sediment

West Yellow Creek
1993 - 1997

Sullivan

Control gully erosion through water impoundment structures and sediment basins.

10638

7948

6573

83%

Sediment

Big Rock Creek
1993 - 1997

Worth/Harrison

Erosion control practices focusing on cropland.

8770

1589

1294

81%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Clark Creek
1993 - 1997

Wright

Erosion control will be addressed by forage improvement and livestock restriction. Stabilization of stream bank erosion will also be addressed.

16252

3190

3032

95%

Sediment
Nutrients

Big Bear
1994 - 1998

Adair

Erosion prevention in the watershed.

30323

12067

10918

90%

Sediment

Agee Creek
1994 - 1998

Andrew

Protect highly erodible cropland by using good management practices.

6071

2022

1756

87%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Long Branch Creek
1994 - 1998

Andrew

Control highly erodible cropland acres by using erosion control practices.

4864

1548

1289

83%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Turkey and Bass Creek
1994 - 1998

Boone

Soil erosion control on predominately cropland through a variety of good management practices.

13415

3119

2261

72%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Callaway Branch
1994 - 1998

Carroll

Soil erosion control practices by use of terraces, waterways, and erosion control structures.

2657

1163

946

81%

Sediment

Upper Alder Creek
1994 - 1998

Cedar

Erosion control practices include establishing warm season grasses and rotational grazing. A secondary goal is to enhance the prairie chicken habitat.

5650

3864

2626

68%

Sediment

Logans Creek
1994 - 1998

Cole

Control erosion by pasture, cropland and woodland improvement.

5400

1732

1412

82%

Sediment
Nutrients

Gray's Creek
1994 - 1998

Cole

Primary objective will be reduction of erosion on cropland, pasture and woodland using technical assistance.

14900

4650

3738

80%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Ingalls Creek
1994 - 1998

Dallas

Erosion control by improving forages,livestock watering facilities, and fencing systems and promoting warm season grasses.

3400

3006

2499

83%

Sediment
Nutrients

Second Creek
1994 - 1998

Gasconade

Control erosion by improving forages, livestock exclusion through fencing, introduction of warm season grasses and legumes, and reduce soil loss on cropland.

32430

3040

2154

71%

Sediment
Nutrients

Sugar Creek
1994 - 1998

Harrison

Control sheet and gully erosion through demonstrations, increased information and additional technical assistance.

19020

8140

5700

70%

Sediment

Belleview Valley
1994 - 1998

Iro

Control erosion on predominately pasture and woodland by implementing good management practices.

12463

3087

2839

92%

Sediment

Little Lead Creek
1994 - 1998

Lincoln

Control erosion on cropland and pastures by promoting no-till seeding for crop Establishment and enhancement.

6628

2692

2088

81%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Hickory Branch
1994 - 1998

Linn

Soil erosion control practices by use of terraces, waterways, and erosion control structures.

6092

1740

1330

76%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Blackwell Creek
1994 - 1998

Livingston

Soil erosion control practices by use of terraces, waterways, and erosion control structures.

6033

2847

2032

71%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Greasy Creek
1994 - 1998

Madison

Soil erosion control practices by use of terraces, waterways, and erosion control structures.

11319

2346

1626

69%

Sediment

Hawkins Branch
1994 - 1998

Marion

Control erosion, improve water quality, minimize flooding and decrease siltation through use of various soil conservation practices.

6175

2310

2310

100%

Sediment

Big Branch
1994 - 1998

Marion

Control erosion, improve water quality, minimize flooding and decrease siltation by constructing water, sediment and erosion control structures.

6790

3010

2382

79%

Sediment

Little Medicine Creek
1995 - 1999

Mercer

Treat cropland erosion by use of no-till, terraces, and contouring, with drainageways and steep slopes seeded to grasses.
* CONVERTED TO EARTH PROJECT *

49670

10069

8863

88%

Sediment
Nutrients
pesticides

Irwin Creek
1994 1998

Mercer

Soil erosion control through construction of terraces.

6410

3216

2224

69%

Sediment

Contrary Creek
1994 - 1998

Osage

Install management practices to decrease sediment delivery into the creek.

10036

2089

1450

59%

Sediment

Brush Creek
1994 - 1998

Schuyler

Control erosion through pasture planting and improvement, gully and sediment control structures, terraces, conservation tillage, and wildlife habitat improvement.

2880

2439

2161

89%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Caney Creek
1994 - 1998

Scott

Install 30 grade stabilization structures to control gully erosion and retain sediment.

6337

3065

2761

90%

Sediment

North Fork of Gallinipper
1994 - 1998

St. Clair

Control erosion on pasture, cropland and timber through conservation practices.

5182

2545

2171

85%

Sediment

Peachtree Fork
1994 - 1998

Wayne

Prevent soil erosion in woodland through livestock exclusion. Control gully erosion using water impoundment in cropland and woodland.

6335

3241

2460

76%

Sediment
Nutrients

Lower Marlowe Creek
1994 - 1998

Worth

Control gully erosion through structure Installation.

8024

1730

1263

73%

Sediment

Wolf Creek
1994 - 1998

Wright

Pastureland and hayland improvement.

23830

5552

5414

98%

Sediment
Nutrients

Pyletown
1994 - 1998

Stoddard

Install grade stabilization structures, rotational grazing, reduced tillage, crop rotation, and residue maintenance.

3990

2838

2046

72%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Dry Creek
1995 - 1999

Bollinger

Install sediment and erosion control structures and complete resource management systems for cropland, pasture and woodland.

8853

3045

2624

86%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Upper Long Branch
1995 - 1999

Boone

Use no-till farming particularly on highly erodible land.

6075

3877

3293

85%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

North Contrary Creek
1995 - 1999

Buchanan

Implement good conservation management practices.

2878

823

821

100%

Sediment

Garrettsburg
1995 - 1999

Buchanan

Erosion and flood control by increasing pasture and grassland quality through good management practices.

4505

1482

1064

72%

Sediment
Nutrients

Sugar Creek
1995 - 1999

Buchanan

Control erosion on highly erodible cropland by contour farming and good management practices.

3668

1372

830

60%

Sediment
Nutrients

Little Otter Creek
1995 - 1999

Caldwell

Control erosion through technical assistance with planning and management of planned grazing systems.

5585

2357

1797

76%

Sediment

Jones Branch
1995 - 1999

Chariton

Install erosion control structures and improve forage quality.

7909

3620

2910

80%

Sediment

Goff Creek
1995 - 1999

Christian

Establish good grazing systems and promote better grazing management.

3231

2122

1507

71%

Sediment
Nutrients

Dry Fork
1995 - 1999

Dent

Install planned grazing systems and management plans including livestock exclusion.

14000

7200

6027

84%

Sediment
Nutrients

Clifty Creek
1995 - 1999

Douglas

Install controlled grazing systems, foragemanagement, no-till seeding, livestock xclusion from woodlands.

12749

2818

1823

65%

Sediment
Nutrients

No Creek
1995 - 1999

Grundy

Control erosion with structures, terraces, waterways, critical area seedings and good management practices.

20996

2116

1654

75%

Sediment

Crooked Creek
1995 - 1999

Grundy

Control erosion with structures, terraces, contouring, and improving pasture and hay land with no-till.

6289

1931

1408

72%

Sediment

Upper White Oak Creek
1995 - 1999

Harrison

Provide technical assistance and promote use of no-till drill.

12165

4733

304

64%

Sediment

Crane Creek
1995 - 1999

Hickory

Implement rotational grazing, improved forage systems and streambank erosion control.

11067

1948

1844

95%

Sediment
Nutrients

Davis Creek
1995 - 2000

Holt

Control sheet and gully erosion by constructing water impoundments and reservoirs throughout the watershed.

8074

3241

2610

81%

Sediment

Hickory Creek
1995 - 1999

Holt

Prevent soil erosion and chemical runoff to the Nodaway River by using a variety of conservation practices.

5921

2537

2192

86%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Elkhorn Branch
1995 - 1999

Howell

Pasture and hayland improvement.

3974

2782

2374

85%

Sediment
Nutrients

Elk Creek
1995 - 1999

Linn

Install terraces, waterways, structures, seeding and interseeding.

12633

2422

2850

83%

Sediment

Coon Creek
1995 - 1999

Livingston

Use contouring and no-till.

5171

1571

888

57%

Sediment

Village Creek
1995 - 1999

Madison

Improved pasture and hayland and livestock exclusion to reduce erosion.

7680

2402

1764

73%

Sediment
Nutrients

Bear Creek
1995 - 1999

Marion

Use of crop residue management, no-till planting systems, critical area seeding, mechanical practices to reduce erosion, and runoff from cropland.

9160

2750

1893

69%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Lick Creek
1995 - 1999

Marion

Improved pasture management, no-till planting systems, critical area seeding, mechanical practices to reduce erosion and runoff from cropland.

6500

1870

1759

94%

Sediment
Nutrients

Brush Creek
1995 - 1999

Mercer

Promote better cropland and pasture management practices.

6700

2670

1989

74%

Sediment
Nutrients

Clear Fork
1995 - 1999

Montgomery

Erosion control using minimum- and no-till. Promote intensive grazing and other conservation practices.

16640

3005

2783

93%

Sediment
Nutrients

E. Branch Jenkins
1995 - 1999

Nodaway

Erosion control using waterways, structures, sediment basins, terraces and seeding.

3784

2428

1949

80%

Sediment

E. Branch Elkhorn
1995 - 1999

Nodaway

Erosion control using waterways, structures, sediment basins, terraces, seeding and alternative livestock water sources.

5340

2286

1843

81%

Sediment
Nutrients

Swan Creek/ Graveyard
Branch
1995 - 1999

Osage

Reduced runoff and sedimentation by increasing grassland management, improved animal waste management and timber management.

10287

3212

2208

69%

Sediment
Nutrients

Panther Creek
1995 - 1999

Polk

Reduce soil loss using terraces, waterways, contouring, strip cropping, minimum tillage, no-till and livestock exclusion.

7450

4703

4087

87%

Sediment
Nutrients

Little Locust Creek
1995 - 1999

Putnam

Erosion control and water quality protection through promotion of rotational or management intensive grazing and livestock exclusion from woodland.

8970

4947

4013

81%

Sediment
Nutrients

Turkey Creek
1995 - 1999

Putnam

Erosion control and water quality protection through promotion of rotational or management intensive grazing and livestock exclusion from woodland.

7880

3074

2419

79%

Sediment
Nutrients

Hays Creek
1995 - 1999

Ralls

Controlled grazing, residue management and other erosion control practices.

6625

3663

3179

87%

Sediment

Turkey Creek
1995 - 1999

Ralls

Good residue management for erosion control on cropland.

3165

3058

2367

77%

Sediment

Fish Creek
1995 - 1999

Saline

Erosion control through narrow-base terraces, grass back terraces, conservation tillage, and livestock exclusion.

13637

1515

1289

85%

Sediment
Nutrients

North Fork/Little Fabius
1995 - 1999

Schuyler

Erosion control with terraces, conservation tillage, and gully/sediment control structures.

2942

1830

1462

80%

Sediment

Dry Crane Creek
1995 - 1999

Stone

Control erosion on steep slopes with seeding, planting trees and creek bank stabilization.

8019

3623

3323

92%

Sediment

Long Branch
1995 - 1999

Sullivan

Control soil erosion and protect water quality through no-till, reduced tillage, contour farming, terracing, and grade stabilization structures.

4556

3393

3117

92%

Sediment

West Piney
1995 - 1999

Texas

Control soil erosion on woodland and pastures using no-till, livestock exclusion, streambank stabilization and good forage and woodland management.

42880

8157

6724

82%

Sediment

Nutrients

Elk Creek
1995 - 1999

Wright

Erosion control with streambank stabilization, no-till, livestock exclusion, forage management and controlled grazing.

30270

8475

6456

76%

Sediment
Nutrients

Painter Creek
1995 - 1997

Macon

Erosion control and water quality protection through promotion of rotational grazing and spring evelopment.
* PROJECT CANCELLED 6/97 *

3710

2849

290

10%

Pesticides
Nutrients

Caney Mountain
1995 - 1997

Ozark

Protection of water quality through improved grassland and woodland management.

4090

1512

1253

83%

Nutrients

EARTH Projects

Honey, Dog, and Marrowbone Creeks
1992 - 1999

Daviess

Soil erosion prevention land treatment and gully stabilization structures.

61800

26921

22907

85%

Sediment

Troublesome Creek
1992 - 1999

Knox

Combination EARTH project and NRCS P.L. 566 watershed project designed to prevent cropland erosion through land treatment and installation of structures.

22958

25088

18828

75%

Sediment

Parsons Creek
1992 - 1999

Livingston/Linn

Erosion prevention by land treatment and gully stabilization structures. Creek drains into Fountain Grove Wildlife Area.

63680

32700

24701

76%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Wolf Creek
1992 - 1999

Montgomery

Erosion prevention of cropland by land treatment.

10400

8820

6736

76%

Sediment

Cow Creek
1992 - ?

Saline

Erosion prevention through terracing and gully stabilization structures.
*Converted to an AgNPS SALT project. Project still underway.*

20013

 

   

Sediment

Peruque Creek
1992 - 1999

Warren

Erosion prevention by terracing of cropland and installation of gully stabilization structures.

11395

9246

6939

75%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Monticello Basin
1992 - 1999

Lewis

Erosion prevention by terracing of cropland and installation of gully stabilization structures.

12800

12544

7510

60%

Sediment

Little Cedar Creek
1993 - 1999

Boone

Erosion control on predominate cropland and pasture by improving land management and conservation practices.

11700

8260

5718

69%

Sediment

West Muddy Creek
1993 - 1999

Mercer

Erosion control through farm conservation planning, gully and sediment control structures, and conservation tillage.

19360

8909

640

71%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Otter Creek
1993 - 1998

Monroe/Shelby

Decrease soil loss and improve water quality by constructing water impoundments and reservoirs within gullies.

67200

23852

19299

81%

Sediment

Bear Creek
1993 - 1999

Scotland

Pasture improvement, livestock exclusion and timber stand improvement practices.

23120

11466

8019

70%

Sediment
Nutrients

Bee Branch
1994 - 1999

Chariton

Erosion prevention through use of no-till, diversions, grade stabilization structures and pasture improvement.

20339

9073

6155

68%

Sediment
Nutrients

Big Muddy Creek
1994 - 1999

Daviess

Erosion control by terraces, no-till, contour farming, conservation tillage and seeding.

75616

29634

21392

72%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Little Third Fork
1994 - 1999

Dekalb

Reduced erosion, flooding and sedimentation through installation of structures and soil conservation practices.

40414

13510

10174

75%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Dry Fork
1994 - 1999

Montgomery

Installation of soil stabilization structures and grassed waterways, treatment of critical areas and pasture establishment.

16200

7760

5147

66%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Cedar Creek
1994 - 1999

Osage

Pasture and hayland improvement and management, livestock exclusion from woodland, installation of erosion control structures.

33580

9970

6341

64%

Sediment
Nutrients

Shaver Creek
1994 - 1999

Pettis

Erosion control through terraces, waterways, no-till systems, rotational grazing, livestock exclusion, and installation of erosion control structures.

19524

9081

7104

78%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Barber Creek
1994 - 1999

Putnam

Erosion control through critical area treatment, water and sediment control basins and rotational grazing.

14721

8434

6303

75%

Sediment
Nutrients

Camp Branch
1994 - 1999

Warren

Erosion control through waterways, terraces, no-till and critical area seeding.

10664

9396

6278

67%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Crooked Creek
1995 - 1999

Bollinger

Control erosion through grassland management, livestock exclusion from woodlands, and erosion control structures.

30362

9934

8116

82%

Nutrients

Son's Creek
1995 - 1999

Dade

Control erosion and protect water quality through construction of terraces and waterways, conservation tillage, filter strips, crop rotation, and pasture management. Creek drains into Lake Stockton, which is primary water supply for Springfield.

60600

10140

7496

74%

Nutrients

Crane Pond Creek
1995 - 1999

Iron

Control erosion and protect water quality through forage management, streambank protection, and timber stand improvement.

23680

9489

6668

70%

Sediment
Nutrients

Turkey Creek
1995 - 1999

Linn

Control erosion and protect water quality through cropland management, reduced tillage practices, structural and other methods of gully treatment, livestock exclusion from riparian areas and woodland management.

18622

8132

7237

89%

Sediment
Nutrients
Pesticides

Brush Creek
1995 - 2001

Polk

Reduce erosion on cropland, improve pasture conditions, and improve water quality through agronomic structural and non-structural practices, pasture improvement, grazing management, timber stand improvement , and stream corridor protection.

52520

22725

15061

66%

Sediment
Nutrients

McKenzie Creek
1995 - 2000

Wayne

Erosion control through structural practices, pasture improvement and establishment, critical area treatment, and woodland improvement through livestock exclusion.

12220

8345

5437

65%

Sediment
Nutrients