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Obey River Watershed (05130105) of the Cumberland River Basin – Group 4 (2007)

Water Quality Management Plan

Obey River Watershed Map

The Tennessee portion of the Obey River Watershed is located in Middle Tennessee and includes parts of Clay, Cumberland, Fentress, Overton, Pickett and Putnam counties. It is approximately 961 square miles (775 square miles in Tennessee) and drains to the Cumberland River. There are 62 known rare plant and animal species in the Tennessee portion of the Obey River Watershed.

Other sites within the Obey River Watershed include:

Table of Contents

Glossary

Summary - Obey River (Group 4)

Chapter 1 - Watershed Approach to Water Quality

Chapter 2 (1.5 mb) - Description of the Obey River Watershed (Group 4)

Chapter 3 - Water Quality Assessment of the Obey River Watershed (Group 4)

Chapter 4 (6.1 mb) - 7.0mb) - Point and Nonpoint Source Characterization of the Obey River Watershed (Group 4)

Chapter 5 - Water Quality Partnerships in the Obey River Watershed (Group 4)

Chapter 6 - Future Plans

Title Page for Obey River Watershed (Group 4)

Appendices: Appendix I, Appendix II, Appendix III, Appendix IV, Appendix V

Waters with EPA Approved Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL)

Obey River - A Total Maximum Daily Load for pH and Metals in the Obey River Watershed in Fentress, Overton and Putnam Counties. Approved 03/07/2008.

Obey River - A Total Maximum Daily Load for E. Coli in the Obey River Watershed in Clay, Cumberland, Fentress, Overton, Pickett, and Putnam Counties. Approved 03/11/2008.