Project Title & Description
Kellogg Watershed-Dead Dog Creek Restoration
This project supports the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, pursuant to Public Law 111-88. Specifically, this project will implement in-stream, streambank, and riparian buffer water quality and sediment control bioengineering practices on Dead Dog Creek in Winthrop Harbor, Illinois. In addition, residential and business demonstration sites will be created with run-off reduction and water quality improvement practices. This project will restore hydrology and stabilize stream channels by reducing urban stormwater flows to Dead Dog Creek.