Spring River Watershed Development

General Information

Sponsored by:
SEE-KAN RC&D Project, Inc.
Project Manager:
Start Date:
May 31, 2006
871 South Country Club Road
Chanute, KS 66720 United States


Geographical Information:

Surrounding water bodies:

Brush Creek, Clear Creek, Cow Creek, Empire Lake, First Cow Creek, Little Shawnee Creek, Long Branch, Shawnee Creek, Shoal Creek, Short Creek, Spring River, Taylor Branch, Turkey Creek and Willow Creek.

Watershed Description:

Spring River is located on the East Side of Cherokee County and boarders Missouri and Oklahoma.

Project Goals & Objectives:

  • Quality
  • Surface water
  • Pollution
  • Restoration

Project Achievements:

Currently in the development phase of the project, building the Watershed Stakeholder Leadership Team.


Current Project Partners:

  • Pittsburg State University

Copyright 2018 Kansas Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy
This project funded in part through the Kansas Water Office, with appropriations from the Kansas Water Plan Fund; and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, through EPA Section 319 Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Grant # C9007405-11.