Petit Jean Watershed - 11110204

Home to approximately 27,000 Arkansans (2000 Census), the Petit Jean watershed lies within the Arkansas River Basin in Western to Central Arkansas.  The hydrologic unit code for this watershed is 11110204.  There is no upstream watershed.  Lake Conway - Point Remove Watershed (11110203) is downstream.

State-Level Map - Petit Jean Watershed-Level Map - Petit Jean Watershed Land Use Map - Petit Jean
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Major Streams 2006 Land Use
(1,073 Square Miles)
  • Chickalah Creek
  • Dutch Creek
  • Left Washburn Creek
  • Petit Jean River
  • Spring Creek
  • Sugar Creek
  • Forest: 62.7%
  • Grassland: 19.4%
  • Transitional: 17.4%
  • Water: 0.9%
  • Suburban: 0.5%
  • Cropland: 0.1%
  • Urban: 0.0%

Data Source: CAST

Petit Jean 303d Impaired Streams (what is an impaired stream?)


More Watershed-Related Information


  • 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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