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Wheeler Lake Watershed (06030002) of the Tennessee River Basin – Group 1 (2003)

Water Quality Management Plan


The Wheeler Lake Watershed is located in Middle Tennessee and Alabama. The Tennessee portion includes parts of Franklin, Giles, Lawrence and Lincoln Counties. It drains approximately 2,876 square miles, 236 of which are in Tennessee, and empties to the Tennessee River. There are 26 rare plant and animal species in the Tennessee portion of the Wheeler Lake Watershed.

Many local interpretive areas are common, most notably, John W. Barnes Area Park and Wells Hill Park.

Table of Contents


Summary - Wheeler Lake Watershed

Chapter 1 - Watershed Approach to Water Quality

Chapter 2 - (1mb) - Description of the Wheeler Lake Watershed

Chapter 3 - (1.0mb) Water Quality Assessment of the Wheeler Lake Watershed

Chapter 4 - (3mb) Point and Nonpoint Source Characterization of the Wheeler Lake Watershed

Chapter 5 - Water Quality Partnerships in the Wheeler Lake Watershed

Chapter 6 - Future Plans

Title Page for Wheeler Lake Watershed

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

Waters with EPA Approved Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL)

None at this time.