08024-14 Duck Creek Watershed Final Report

(2012) 08024-14 Duck Creek Watershed Final Report. Agriculture and Land Stewardship

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Abstract

River Action is requesting funds for a project that offers design, technical and financial assistance to residential and commercial landowners and municipalities for the installation of buffers along Duck Creek and its tributaries. The buffers will improve water quality, reduce erosion on stream banks and provide habitat for wildlife. The projects will be planned and implemented through public meetings and educational workshops. This method of community involvement will increase awareness and education concerning the impairments in Duck Creek in Davenport and Bettendorf in Scott County, Iowa and promote personal responsibility and stewardship of watersheds.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: WIRB, Watershed Improvement Review Board, water quality, Scott County, River Action Organization, buffer, erosion, wildlife habitat
Subjects: Natural resources and environment > Water resources > Water quality
Natural resources and environment > Water resources > Watersheds
ID Code: 17844
Deposited By: Jerome Neppel
Deposited On: 17 Oct 2014 18:03
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2016 13:09
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/17844