Boeuf Watershed - 08050001

 Home to approximately 28,000 Arkansans (2000 Census), the Boeuf watershed lies within the Ouachita River Basin in Southeast Arkansas crossing into Louisiana.  The hydrologic unit code for this watershed is 08050001.  There is no upstream watershed.  The Lower Ouachita (Louisiana) is downstream.

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 Major Streams 2006 Land Use
(711 Square Miles)
  • Big Bayou
  • Boeuf River
  • Choctaw Bayou
  • Cypress Creek
  • Cropland: 70.1%
  • Forest: 10.6%
  • Transitional: 8.5%
  • Water: 5.5%
  • Suburban: 2.6%
  • Grassland: 1.5%
  • Urban: 0.5%

Data Source: CAST

Boeuf 303d Impaired Streams (what is an impaired stream?)


More Watershed-Related Information


  • Clean Water Act Section 303(d) Impaired Waters Data Update here
  • Arkansas’s Final/ Draft Impaired Waterbodies – 303(d) List by Year here
  • AR Water Newsletter, Summer, 2015 here
  • NPS Management Plan here
  • The projects presented at the 2015 annual NPS conference are located here

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