Table Ge12: Stream Mile and Channel Gradient Summary for Lower Meramec River Watershed

Table Ge12: Stream Mile and Channel Gradient Summary for Lower Meramec River Watershed

LOWER MERAMEC WATERSHED RM 0 - 42 Stream Name Order Stream Miles Average Gradient (ft/mi) Average % Slope
Meramec River - confluent at 7 42.00 0.96 0.02
Pomme Creek at 1.96 3 6.84 91.04 1.72
Mattese Creek at 4.69 4 7.40 55.37 1.05
Mattese Tributary at 1.04 3 1.13 176.39 3.34
Direct Tributary at 6.15 3 2.21 201.47 3.82
Direct Tributary #2 at 6.61 3 3.27 138.13 2.62
Direct Tributary #3 at 9.64 4 2.94 144.44 2.74
Unnamed Tributary at 0.47 3 1.96 161.00 3.05
Saline Creek at 10.53 4 9.39 98.29 1.86
Romaine Creek at 0.40 3 4.05 137.58 2.61
Sugar Creek at 0.87 3 6.91 91.82 1.74
Fenton Creek at 15.47 3 4.94 115.27 2.18
Direct Tributary #4 at 15.69 3 3.35 162.07 3.07
Grand Glaize Creek at 20.66 4 11.19 32.38 0.61
Sugar Creek at 4.21 3 3.46 140.30 2.66
Glaize Creek at 7.07 3 2.79 85.82 1.62
Fishpot Creek at 22.69 4 9.16 55.54 1.05
Fishpot Tributary at 3.27 3 2.59 88.18 1.67
Williams Creek at 23.64 4 5.07 130.79 2.48
Williams Tributary at 1.38 3 1.95 155.28 2.94
Keifer Creek at 24.79 3 4.63 100.67 1.91
Hamilton Creek at 31.48 4 4.28 127.14 2.41
Carr Creek at 0.81 3 3.97 160.79 3.05
Flat Creek at 32.88 4 6.16 110.77 2.10
Flat Tributary at 0.61 3 3.14 175.11 3.32
Antire Creek at 35.23 3 7.20 137.39 2.60
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