Webster County
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County Map
Size 380,161.40 Acres
County Seat Marshfield
2000 population
Change 1990-2000
Webster 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


%coverage of County

Non-Native, Cool-Season Grasslands 213,302.49 56.18
Deciduous Upland Mixed Oak Forest 69,403.36 18.28
Mixed Evergreen-Deciduous Red Cedar Hardwood Forest 21,418.16 5.64
Deciduous Mixed Hardwood Old Field and Pasture Woodland 15,359.24 4.05
1Land cover type - includes top four types of estimated land coverage.

Water Bodies
Lakes/Dams Rivers/Creeks Rivers/Creeks
Givins Lake Davis Creek
Finley Creek
Greer Creek
Hyde Branch
E.Fk. Niangua River
Osage River
Panther River
Sara Creek
Terrill Creek
Turnbo Creek

Missouri Fishing Waters
Stream Miles 62 Miles
Stream Acres 248 Acres
Lake Acres 1,870 Acres

Watershed Health
Safe Drinking Water Compliance Values
County includes portions of
six (6) **watersheds 
(at the 8 digit
level of the USGS Hydrologic Units)
Pomme De Terre
Upper Gasconade
Bull Shoals Lake
North Fork White
Primary Drinking Source List of Drinking Water Systems
Impaired waters [303(d) Waters requiring development of TMDLs to restore water quality W. Fk. Niangua River; Pollutant - BOD, NFR; Source - Marshfield WWTP; Priority - High
Water Pollution Control's (Regional) Basin Plans White River Basin
Watershed Restoration Projects None listed yet
Citizen Groups working in these
Pomme De Terre
Upper Gasconade
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: mowin1@missouri.edu
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