Newaukum Creek Watershed

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Newaukum Creek drains the Newaukum Plateau near the City of Enumclaw. It flows for 14 miles from private forest foothills at 3,000 feet above sealevel, through a gravelly plateau, and then through a canyon to Join the Green River near river mile 40.7 at 180 feet above sea level. The sub-basin is one of two in the Green River system that is a target for its own TMDL for temperature and dissolved oxygen violations under the Clean Water Act.

shows three assessment units of the Newaukum Watershed flowing into Green River at top, including City of Enumclaw in middle watershed