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South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed (08010205) of the Tennessee River Basin – Group 1 (2002)

Water Quality Management Plan

South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed Map

The South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed is located in West Tennessee and includes parts of Chester, Crockett, Dyer, Haywood, Henderson, Lauderdale, Madison and McNairy Counties. The South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed is approximately 1,062 square miles and drains to the Forked Deer River.

There are 17 documented rare plant and animal species in the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed.

Other sites within the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed include:

  • Shiloh Military Park, the scene of a Civil War battle.
  • Britton Lane Battlefield, includes a restored cabin which served as a Civil War hospital.
  • Pinson Mounds State Park and Archeological Mound, a complex that includes numerous Indian mounds and a museum. Learn more at http://tnstateparks.com/parks/about/pinson-mounds.

Table of Contents

Glossary

Chapter 1 - Watershed Approach to Water Quality

Chapter 2 - Description of the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed

Chapter 3 - Water Quality Assessment of the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed

Chapter 4 (1.91mb) - Point and Nonpoint Source Characterization of the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed

Chapter 5 - Water Quality Partnerships in the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed

Chapter 6 - Future Plans

Title Page for South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed

Appendices: Appendix I, Appendix II, Appendix III, Appendix IV, Appendix V

Waters with EPA Approved Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL)

South Fork Forked Deer River - Total Maximum Daily Load for E. Coli in the South Fork Forked Deer River Watershed in Chester, Crockett, Dyer, Haywood, Henderson, Lauderdale, McNairy and Madison Counties. Approved 12/15/2011.