Douglas County
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County Map
Size 520,961.93 Acres
County Seat Ava
2000 Population
Change 1990-2000
Douglas County - County Fact Sheets which list  agriculture, business and economics, demographics, education, health, youth and family, historical census data, and county map information
Agricultural and Natural Resources Contacts

1Land Cover Type Acres %coverage of County
Deciduous Upland Mixed Oak Forest 195,662.59 37.56
Non-Native, Cool-Season Grasslands 192,666.71 36.98
Mixed Evergreen-Deciduous Shortleaf Pine-Oak Forest 63,689.38 12.23
Deciduous Upland Mixed Hardwood Forest 14,482.78 2.78
1Land cover type - includes top four types of estimated land coverage.

Water Bodies
Lakes Rivers/Creeks Rivers/Creeks
Noblett Lake
Tabor Lake
Beaver Creek
Big Gulch Creek
Brush Creek
Clift Creek
Cowskin Creek
Dicky Creek
Dry Creek
Fox Creek
Hungry Creek
Hunter Creek
Indian Creek
Prairie Creek
Rippee Creek
Tarbutton Creek
Teeter Creek
Turkey Creek
White Creek

Missouri Fishing Waters
Stream Miles 158 Miles
Stream Acres 629Acres
Lake Acres 859 Acres

Watershed Health
Safe Drinking Water Compliance Values
County includes portions of three (3) **watersheds (at the 8 digit level of the USGS Hydrologic Units) 11010002 James
11010003 Bull Shoals Lake
11010006 North Fork White
Primary Drinking Source List of Drinking Water Systems
Impaired waters [303(d) Waters requiring development of TMDLs to restore water quality None listed in the Final 1998 303(d) List for Missouri
Water Pollution Control's (Regional) Basin Plans White River Basin
Watershed Restoration Projects None listed yet
Citizen Groups working in these
Bull Shoals Lake
North Fork White
Missouri Department of Conservation MDC Private Land Assistance
Conservation Assistance Contractors
Soils: Missouri Cooperative Soil Survey Manuscript and SSURGO Data Access Page

Missouri Department
of Natural Resources

Missouri Watershed Information Network (MoWIN)
Send comments to:
205 Agricultural Engineering
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: (573) 882-0085
Toll Free: (MO only): 1-877-H20-shed (426-7433)
Fax: (573) 884-5650

Page last updated August 26, 2008