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National Water Quality Initiative - 2017 Watersheds And Pilot Projects

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NWQI Pilot Projects – FY 2017

Watersheds Eligible for the National Water Quality Initiative - 2017

 

State Name

Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)

Watershed Name

Instream Monitoring?

 

Alabama

031402011004

Cox Mill Creek -Hurricane Creek

Yes

 

Alabama

0603000108

Guntersville Lake - Scarham Creek

Yes

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Alabama

031402020504

Huckleberry Creek

Yes

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Alaska

19020401

Anchorage Bowl

Unknown

 

Alaska

190204010803

Cottonwood Creek

Yes

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Arizona

1502000103

Coyote Creek (10-digit HUC)

Yes

 

Arizona

150502020203

Lower Greenbush draw- San Pedro River

No

 

Arizona

150502020401

Spring Creek - San Pedro River

No

 

Arizona

150502020705

Road Tank - San Pedro River

No

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Arizona

1506020101

Aubrey Valley

Yes

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Arkansas

080402050302

Cousart Bayou-Little Cypress Bayou

Yes

 

Arkansas

080402050303

Upper Deep Bayou

Yes

 

Arkansas

080402050304

Lower Deep Bayou

Yes

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California

180101051101

Salt River

No

 

California

180701030103

Las Posas Arroyo

Yes

 

California

180701030106

Beardsley Wash

Yes

 

California

180701030107

Revlon Slough-Calleguas Creek

Yes

 

California

180701030201

Mugu Lagoon

Yes

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Caribbean Area

2101000302

Rio Grande de Anasco Watershed (10-digit HUC)

Yes

 

Caribbean Area

2101000303

Rio Yaguez (Rio Guanajibo 10-digit HUC)

No

 

Colorado

1102000112

Headwaters Grape Creek (10-digit HUC)

Yes

 

Colorado

140200050105

Fruit Growers

No

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Connecticut

010802050202

Broad Brook

Unknown

 

Connecticut

011000010401

Little River

Yes

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Delaware

020801090404

Clear Brook - Nanticoke

Yes

 

Florida

030801030703

Deep Creek

No

 

Florida

030801030804

Clarks Creek

No

 

Florida

031402030704

Little Scurlock Creek

No

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Georgia

031501030702

Woodward Creek

No

 

Georgia

031501041704

Dykes Creek

Yes

 

Georgia

031501041706

City of Rome-Etowah River

Yes

 

Georgia

031501030703

Dozier Creek-Oostanaula River

No

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Idaho

170501140704

Lower Sand Hollow

No

 

Idaho

170501140802

Dixie Slough-Pilot

No

 

Idaho

170501140803

Outlet-Lower Boise

No

 

Illinois

051201090804

Lake De Revey-North Fork Vermilion River

Yes

 

Illinois

051201090805

Painter Creek-North Fork Vermilion River

No

 

Illinois

051201090806

Lake Vermillion-North Fork Vermilion River

No

 

Illinois

051201130403

Crooked Creek-Bonpas Creek

No

 

Illinois

071402040603

Douglas Creek

No

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Indiana

051201040501

Silver Creek

No

 

Indiana

051201040503

Beargrass Creek

Yes

 

Indiana

051202011108

Eagle Creek Reservoir-Eagle Creek

Yes

 

Indiana

051202090405

Ell Creek

No

 

Iowa

071000060401

Wall Lake Inlet

Yes

 

Iowa

071000080402

Badger Creek

No

 

Iowa

102802010108

Lower South Fork Chariton River

No

 

Iowa

102802010204

Headwaters Wolf Creek

Yes

 

Iowa

102802010207

Lost Branch-Chariton River

No

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Kansas

102600070305

Big Creek

No

 

Kansas

102701020801

Headwaters Soldier Creek

Yes

 

Kansas

110702020201

Headwaters Mud Creek

Yes

 

Kentucky

051002050505

Clarks Run

No

 

Kentucky

051002050506

Mock's Branch-Dix River

No

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Kentucky

051002050507

Cane River-Dix River

Yes

 

Louisiana

080402070303

Lake Louis

No

 

Louisiana

080802020103

Bayou Grand Marais

Yes

 

Louisiana

080801020801

Bayou Du Portage

Yes

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Maine

010100050303

Nickerson Lake

Yes

 

Maine

010100050307

Smith Brook - Meduxnekeag

Yes

 

Maine

010300032002

Unity Pond

No

 

Maine

010300032003

Halfmoon Stream

No

 

Maine

010300032004

Sandy Stream

No

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Maryland

020700080101

Upper Catoctin Creek

Yes

 

Maryland

020700080102

Middle Catoctin Creek

Yes

 

Maryland

020700080103

Lower Catoctin Creek

Yes

 

Massachusetts

010900040701

Palmer River

Yes

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Michigan

040500030408

Pigeon Creek

No

 

Michigan

040500050503

Hayworth Creek   

Yes

 

Michigan

040500050501

South Fork Hayworth Creek   

Yes

 

Michigan

040500050502

Doty Brook   

Yes

 

Minnesota

070200050603

Gilchrist Lake-East Branch Chippewa River

No

 

Minnesota

070200071103

Sevenmile Creek

Yes

 

Minnesota

070200090903

Big Twin Lake-Elm Creek

No

 

Mississippi

080302010502

North Tippah Creek

No

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Mississippi

080302070500

Porter Bayou

Yes

 

Mississippi

080602050703

Chase Bayou-Sammy Creek

Yes

 

Missouri

071100030202

Upper Troublesome Creek

No

 

Missouri

102901100103

Givens Branch-Niangua River

Yes

 

Missouri

103001030202

Basin Fork

No

 

Montana

1003010108 Upper Deep Creek (Deep Creek 10-digit HUC) No  

Montana

100200080601

Upper Camp Creek

Yes

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Montana 100200080602 Lower Camp Creek Yes  
Montana

100200080705

Godfrey Creek Yes  

Nebraska

101701010702

Council Hill

Yes

 

Nebraska

101701010703

Upper Bazile Creek

No

 

Nebraska

101701010704

Middle Bazile Creek

No

 

Nebraska

102002030702

North Fork Wahoo Creek

No

 

Nebraska

102002030703

Dunlop Branch Wahoo Creek

No

 

Nebraska

102002030704

Miller Branch Wahoo Creek

No

 

Nebraska

101701010701

Headwaters Bazile Creek

No

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Nebraska

101701010504

Lower Little Bazile Creek

Yes

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Nevada

160502030301

Sheckler Reservoir

No

 

Nevada

160502030306

South Branch-Carson River

No

 

Nevada

160502030400

Stillwater Marsh

No

 

Nevada

160502030900

Soda Lake-Carson River

No

 

New Hampshire

010801030703

Clark Brook (New Hampshire portion of HUC12)

Yes

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New Hampshire

010801030205

McIndoe Falls- Connecticut River (New Hampshire portion of HUC12)

No

 

New Hampshire

010801030206

Manchester Brook-Connecticut River (New Hampshire portion of HUC12)

No

 

New Hampshire

010801030506

Ammonoosuc River

No

 

New Hampshire

010801030701

Oliverian Brook

Yes

 

New Hampshire

010801040205

Lake Morey-Connecticut River (New Hampshire portion of HUC12)

Yes

 

New Jersey

020402060102

Upper Salem River

Yes

 

New Jersey

020402060201

Upper Alloway Creek

No

 

New Jersey

020402060301

Upper Cohansey River

No

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New Mexico

130301020404

Rincon Arroyo-Rio Grande

Unknown

 

New Mexico

130301020502

Tonuco Draw-Rio Grande

Unknown

 

New Mexico

130301020608

Alameda Arroyo-Rio Grande

Unknown

 

New Mexico

130301020704

Achenback Canyon-Rio Grande

Unknown

 

New Mexico

130301020801

Mossman Arroyo

No

 

New Mexico

130301020803

Anthony Wash-Rio Grande

No

 

New Mexico

130600010805

Arroyo Pecos-Gallinas River

Yes

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New York

041300010406

Otter Creek

No

 

New York

041300030503

Browns Creek - Genesee River

No

 

New York

041300030504

Christie Creek - Genesee River

No

 

North Carolina

030401010502

South Fork Mitchell River

Unknown

 

North Carolina

030401010703

Little Fisher River

Yes

 

North Carolina

030401010705

Lower Fisher River

No

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North Dakota

101302040604

Unnamed

Yes

 
North Dakota 101302040605 Unnamed Yes  

North Dakota

101302040606

Morris Creek-Cannonball River

No

 

North Dakota

101302040607

Unnamed

Yes

 

North Dakota

101302040701

Snake Creek-Cannonball River

No

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Ohio

041000110301

Brandywine Creek-Broken Sword Creek

Yes

 

Ohio

050400011002

East Branch South Fork Sugar Creek

No

 

Ohio

050902021102

Fivemile Creek-East Fork Little Miami River

No

 

Oklahoma

111101050901

Holt-Tushka Creek

Yes

 

Oklahoma

111302080102

Hell Creek

Yes

 

Oklahoma

111302080103

Upper Little Beaver Creek

Yes

 

Oklahoma

111302080104

Stage Stand Creek

Yes

 

Oklahoma

111302080105

Middle Little Beaver Creek

Yes

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Oregon

170900090204

Brandy Creek-Pudding River (Zollner)    

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000305

Kapue Stream

Yes

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000401

Waiaama Gulch

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000402

Waipahoehoe Gulch

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000403

Wailuku River

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000404

Honolii Stream

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000407

Waiakea Stream

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000501

Puumakaala

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000502

Olaa Forest

No

 

Pacific Islands Area

200100000503

Puna Forest Reserve

No

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Pennsylvania

020503030601

Beaver Creek

No

 

Pennsylvania

020503030602

Upper Yellow Creek

No

 

Pennsylvania

020503040701

Upper Kishacoquillas Creek

Yes

 

Rhode Island

010900040907

Upper East Passage

No

 

Rhode Island

010900040910

Sakonnet River

Yes

 

Rhode Island

010900050205

Tomaquag Brook-Pawcatuck River

No

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South Carolina

030402020703

Big Swamp

No

 

South Carolina

030501091104

Upper Little Saluda River

Yes

 

South Carolina

030502030101

Chinquapin Creek

No

 

South Carolina

030502060203

Polk Swamp

No

 

South Dakota

101600110905

Storia

Yes

 

South Dakota

101702031002

Colton Creek

No

 

South Dakota

101702031003

Jensen Creek

Yes

 

South Dakota

101600110804

Lower West Branch Firesteel Creek

Yes

 

South Dakota

101600110906

West Branch Firesteel Creek-Firesteel Creek

Yes

 

Tennessee

051301070101

Little Hickory Creek

Yes

 

Tennessee

051301070102

West Fork Hickory Creek

Yes

 

Tennessee

051301070103

Hickory Creek

Yes

 

Tennessee

060200040102

Little Creek

No

 

Tennessee

060200040103

Hall Creek

No

 

Tennessee

060300030501

West Fork Mulberry Creek

No

 

Tennessee

060300030502

East Fork Mulberry Creek

No

 

Tennessee

060400020306

Fall Creek

No

 

Tennessee

080102020306

Clover Creek

No

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Texas

120301090204

Upper Mill Creek

No

 

Texas

120301090205

Middle Mill Creek

No

 

Texas

120301090307

Upper Big Onion Creek

No

 

Texas

120301090308

Lower Big Onion Creek

No

 

Texas

120301090401

Cummins Creek

No

 

Texas

120301090404

Briar Creek

No

 

Texas

120301090406

Cedar Creek-Chambers Creek

No

 

Texas

120702010108

Lake Leon-Leon River

Yes

 

Texas

120702010201

Nash Creek - Lake Leon

Yes

 

Texas

120702010203

Salt Branch-Leon River

Yes

 

Texas

120702010204

Flat Creek-Leon River

Yes

 

Texas

120702010208

City of DeLeon-Leon River

Yes

 

Texas

120702010209

Walker Creek-Leon River

No

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Texas

120702010202

Jameson Peaks-Hog Creek

No

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Utah

160201010306

Elkhorn Canyon-South Fork Chalk Creek

Yes

 

Utah

160300010307

Hillsdale-Upper Sevier River

No

 

Utah

160201010305

Fish Creek-South Fork Chalk Creek

Yes

 

Vermont

041504081101

Rock River

Yes

 

Virginia

020700060202

Mountain Run-Smith Creek

No

 

Virginia

020700060203

War Branch-Smith Creek

Yes

 

Virginia

020700060204

Smith Creek-Gap Creek

No

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Washington

171100040502

Fishtrap Creek

No

 

Washington

171100040503

Wiser Lake Creek-Nooksack River

No

 

West Virginia

050500030201

Knapps Creek

Yes

 

West Virginia

050500030202

Knapps Creek

Yes

 

West Virginia

050500030203

Knapps Creek

Yes

 

Wisconsin

040302010902

Big Green Lake

Yes

 

Wisconsin

070900040701

Spring Creek

Yes

 

Wisconsin

070500071002

Wilson Creek

Yes

 
Wisconsin 040302021103 Pigeon Lake-Pigeon River Yes  

Wyoming

100800070805

Lower Nowater Creek

Yes

 

Wyoming

100800071207

Alamo Creek – Bighorn River

Yes

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NWQI Pilot Projects – FY 2017

State

HUC-12 Name

HUC-12 Code

HUC-8 Name

Agricultural Land Use

 

Alabama

Huckleberry Creek

031402020504

Pea River

Crop/Grazing

Arkansas

Buffalo Slough - Cache River

080203020209

Cache

Crop

Georgia

Ninetynine Branch Salacoa Creek
Marlow Branch Salacoa Creek
Lick Creek

031501020702
031501020704
031501020705

Coosawattee

Forest

Illinois

Lake Bloomington-Money Creek

071300040202

Mackinaw

Row Crop

Kentucky

Lower Gunpowder Creek

050902030807

Middle Ohio - Laughery Watershed

Forest

Mississippi

Hudson Creek-Clear Creek

080302010906

Little Tallahatchie

Forest

Mississippi

Tilda Bogue-Bear Creek

080602020304

Lower Big Black

Crop

Missouri

Lamar Lake - North Fork Spring River

110702070206

Spring River Watershed

Crop/Livestock

Alabama

Huckleberry Creek

031402020504

Pea River

Crop/Grazing

Nebraska*

Headwaters Big Sandy Creek (HUC-10)
Outlet Big Sandy Creek (HUC-10)
Dry Sandy Creek (HUC-10)

1027020606

1027020608
1027020607

Upper Little Blue

Crop

North Carolina

Middle Prong - Roaring River
East Prong - Roaring River

030401010404
030401010405

Upper Yadkin

Livestock

North Dakota

City of Alice -Maple River
Trinity Cemetery - Maple River

090202050404
090202050403

Maple River

Crop

North Dakota

Rusten Slough

101600010502

James Headwaters

Crop

Oklahoma

HW Little Beaver Creek
Lower Little Beaver Creek

111302080101
111302080106

Northern Beaver

Range/Pasture

Oregon

Langell Valley-Lost River (HUC10)

01801020406

Lost River

Irrigated Pasture/Hay

Tennessee

Calfkiller River Middle
Falling Water River Upper
Falling Water River Middle
Cedar Hill Lake
Hickman Creek

051301080404
051301080702
051301080705
051301080905
051301080906

Pea River

Crop/Grazing

Tennessee

Muddy Fork
Big Limestone Creek

060101080501
060101080502

Nolichucky

Pasture/Range

Vermont

East Creek

041504080301

Lake Champlain

Ag-Dairy

Vermont

Hungerford Brook

041504070602

Missisquoi River

Ag-Dairy

Washington

Ten Mile Creek

171100040504

Nooksack

Pasture/Dairy

West Virginia

Indian Creek -Burnside Branch

050500020701

Upper New River

Pasture

Wisconsin

Bear Lake - Lower Little Wolf River

040302021704

Wolf River

Crop

* While the Nebraska project includes 3 HUC-10s, targeting efforts as part of the project will identify 3-4 HUC-12s which contribute the greatest loads within these larger watersheds, and where practice implementation will be focused.

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