The Tennessee portion of the Nonconnah Creek watershed is located in the western portion of the state and includes parts of Shelby and Fayette counties. The watershed extends into Mississippi. It is approximately 281 square miles (184 square miles in Tennessee) and drains to the Mississippi River.
There are seven documented rare plant and animal Species in the Nonconnah Creek Watershed.
Other sites within the Harpeth River Watershed include:
In addition, many other local interpretive areas are common, including Lichterman Nature Center and Audubon Park in Memphis.
Chapter 1 - Watershed Approach to Water Quality
Chapter 2 - Description of the Nonconnah River Watershed
Chapter 3 - Water Quality Assessment of the Nonconnah River Watershed
Chapter 4 - Point and Nonpoint Source Characterization of the Nonconnah River Watershed
Chapter 5 - Water Quality Partnerships in the Nonconnah River Watershed
Chapter 6 - Future Plans
Nonconnah Creek - Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) for Chlordane, Dioxins, & Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) in the Nonconnah Creek Watershed in Shelby County. Approved 06/10/2009.
Nonconnah Creek - Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) for E. coli in Nonconnah Creek Watershed in Shelby and Fayette Counties. Approved 06/17/2011.