Eastern Shore

The Eastern Shore Watershed (HUC 031602050205) has multiple subbasins primarily draining directly to Mobile Bay. Primary named tributaries within the watershed include Yancey Branch, Rock Creek, Fly Creek, Point Clear Creek, and Bailey Creek.

Initial conversations with Watershed stakeholders indicate primary concerns related to encouraging responsible development, reducing sediment and pathogen inputs, and allowing for improved recreational access.

Latest Information

May 18, 2021: The Eastern Shore Watershed Steering Committee and planning team needs your input. Please take a moment to complete this survey. Your input and participation is valuable during the watershed planning process.

April 13, 2021: Steering Committee Kick-Off Meeting Notes

August 31, 2020: The Mobile Bay National Estuary Program has awarded Thompson Engineering Firm to complete the Eastern Shore Watershed Management Plan. More information will be added as plan development continues.

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Eastern Shore Jubilee

The rarest of photos — an alligator eating a flounder during a Jubilee — Thursday in Daphne. ...

Fly Creek Municipal Boundary

RFQ for Fly Creek Watershed Management Plan is out

The Mobile Bay National Estuary Program seeks a qualified environmental or natural resource planning...

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Proposed Maintenance and Placement of Dredged Mate...

Joint Public Notice - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Alabama Department of Environmental Managemen...

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Eastern Shore Watershed Pre-Restoration Assessment Technical Reports 2021
Eastern Shore Watershed Management Plan RFQ Request for Proposals 2020
Volanta Gully Watershed Management Plan Watershed Management Plans 2012
Fairhope Gullies Brochures, other 2009

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