Grouse-Silver Creek Watershed

Address

2118 E. 9th Suite B
Winfield, KS 67156
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General Information

Contact Email: 
Start Date: 
December 31, 2003
Project Manager: 
Jennifer Carr
Sponsoring Organization: 
Grouse-Silver Creek Watershed District #92

Geographical Information

Geographical Area / Watershed: 
The Grouse-Silver Creek Watershed ( 11060001) is located in southeastern Kansas within Cowley, Butler and Elk counties. The headwaters of Grouse Creek originate in Butler County and travel southwest approximately 60 miles and drains 249,750 acres including numerous tributaries before emptying into the Arkansas River southeast of Arkansas City.
Water Bodies: 
Grouse Creek, Silver Creek

Project Goals & Objectives

Project Goals and Objectives: 
Quantity
Quality
Groundwater
Surface water
Conservation

Project Achievements

Other Committee Members: 
Jerry Ashenfelter Andy Bogner Jim Hardy David Miller Leroy Osborne Kent Radcliff Roland Willard Ronnie Whiteman
Chairperson Contact Information: 
17186 Grouse Creek Rd
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Committee Chairperson: 
Roger Black
Description of Project Achievements to date: 

The Grouse-Silver Creek Watershed has been implementing Best Management Practices with local stakeholders to protect the quality of water in Grouse and Silver Creeks. The have supported producer education events to promote conservation practices within the watershed.

Project Partners

Project Partners: 

Cowley County Conservation District

NRCS