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North Fork Holston River Watershed

(06010101) of the Tennessee River Basin

North Fork Holston River Watershed map

The North Fork Holston River Watershed is located in Tennessee and Virginia. The Tennessee portion (2.5 percent of the watershed) includes parts of Hawkins and Sullivan counties. It drains approximately 720 square miles, 18 square miles of which are in Tennessee, and empties to the Holston River Watershed. There are 10 known rare plant and animal species in the Tennessee portion of the North Fork Holston River Watershed.


Water Quality in the Watershed

Click on the map below to view the water quality assessment for the North Fork Holston River watershed.


North Fork Holston River Watershed MapViewer (full application opens in a new window)


Impaired Waters

Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Reports are studies that are done for waters that are considered to be impaired.

TMDL Program

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