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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Fourche Creek Urban Runoff Project. Volume 1. Summary Report.|
|CORP Author||METROPLAN, Little Rock, AR.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Water Planning Div.|
|Additional Subjects||Runoff ; Hydrology ; Water pollution ; Fourche Creek ; Urban areas ; Sedimentation ; Stream flow ; Soil erosion ; Sediments ; Rainfall ; Land use ; Channel improvements ; Riprap ; Vegetation ; Tables(Data) ; Arkansas ; Storms sewers ; Best management practices ; Gabions|
The Little Rock, AK, WQM plan identified urban runoff into Fourche Creek as the most significant nonpoint source water quality problem in the metropolitan area. Project objectives include, (1) clarifying the nature and extent of the problem; (2) analysis of the effectiveness of selected best management practices; (3) assessing cost effectiveness of BMP's, and (4) effects of application of BMP's throughout the Fourche Creek System.