Little Red Watershed - 11010014

Home to approximately 84,000 Arkansans (2000 Census), the Little Red watershed lies within the Arkansas River Basin in North Central Arkansas.  The hydrologic unit code for this watershed is 11010014.  There is no upstream watershed.  The Lower White- Bayou Des Arc (08020301) is downstream.

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Major Streams 2006 Land Use
(1,824 Square Miles)
  • Archey Creek
  • Beech Fork
  • Big Creek
  • Big Mingo Creek
  • Devils Fork
  • Fourteen Mile Creek
  • Little Creek
  • Little Red River
  • Little Red River, South Fork
  • Meadow Creek
  • Overflow Creek
  • Pee Dee Creek
  • Racoon Creek
  • Red River, Middle Fork
  • Sugar Cane Creek
  • Tenmile Creek
  • Forest: 67.7%
  • Grassland: 22.2%
  • Transitional: 3.7%
  • Water: 3.1%
  • Suburban: 1.7%
  • Cropland: 1.1%
  • Urban: 0.5%

Data Source: CAST

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


Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Documents (what is a TMDL?)


More Watershed-Related Information

  • CAST Arkansas Watershed Information System:  Little Red
  • EPA Surf Your Watershed:  Little Red
  • USGS Real Time Stream Flow:  Little Red
  • USGS Links to Water Quality & Groundwater Monitoring Sites:  Little Red
  • Environmental Statistics Group (Montana State University):  Little Red
  • Arkansas Watershed Advisory Group (Winter 2004-2005)- Water Quality Monitoring on the Little Red River - "Members of Den 3 of Pack 200 Boy Scouts, led by Scout Leader Robin Ratliff and Boy Scout Volunteer Greg Holland, recently participated in World Water Monitoring Day by analyzing water samples at Barnett Access on the Little Red River"... more on Page 5
  • Arkansas Watershed Advisory Group (Summer 2005)- Featured Watershed: Upper Little Red River - "The Little Red River watershed is separated by Greers Ferry Reservoir into two distinct regions: upper and lower"... more on Page 3


  • 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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