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RECORD NUMBER: 183 OF 512
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Fourche Creek Urban Runoff Project. Volume 2. Main Report.|
|CORP Author||METROPLAN, Little Rock, AR.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Water Planning Div.|
|Additional Subjects||Runoff ; Urban areas ; Water pollution ; Fourche Creek ; Stream flow ; Rainfall ; Stream pollution ; Storms ; Civil engineering ; Channel improvements ; Snowmelt ; Cost effectiveness ; Urban planning ; Regional planning ; Embankments ; Storm drains ; Land use ; Sediment transport ; Arkansas ; Best management practices ; Nonpoint sources ; 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.