These publications are available for download. Most of the publications are in the Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format. A free download of Acrobat Reader is available from the website. A hard copy of most of these publications will be available at Salt Creek Watershed Network meetings.

Current Topic postings

The latest Salt Creek Watershed Network news is now covered on our Current Topics webpage.

October 2006 - August 2009

  • creek cleanups
  • canoe trip
  • Sept 2008 flood
  • Salt Creek Trail additions

The Confluence newsletter

The Confluence is no longer a print publication. The Confluence was published seasonally by the Salt Creek Watershed Network. It contained information for water resource professionals, elected and appointed officials, and residents of the watershed.

Winter 2007 issue

  • Keith Olson Recognition
  • Fishing the Salt Creek
  • Progress on Addison Creek
  • New Partners Welcomed in 2006

Winter 2006 issue

  • Mystery Oil on Addison Creek
  • Confluence Goes Electronic
  • Creek Side Caretaker Program
  • Salt Creek Pride
  • 2005 Accomplishments
  • Music to Our Ears
  • TMDL Workgroup Inc.
  • La Grange Park Sewer Project

Summer 2005 issue

Spring 2005 issue

Fall 2004 issue

Other SCWN Publications

Restoring Balance was published as part of the Salt Creek Watershed Network planning process. It is the result of the collaboration of many technical advisors with input from residents of the watershed. It was published through a grant from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency.

Restoring Balance

Salt Creek: A Resource Worth Restoring 'Best Management Practices for Reducing Non-Point Source Pollution' was published with funds from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency under Section 319 of the Clean Water Act. This booklet explains Non-Point Source (NPS) Pollution and explains steps we can take to mitigate the problem. Written in cooperation with the Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission (NIPC), it includes an extensive list of resources.

Salt Creek: A Resource Worth Restoring


The photos on this website and other Salt Creek photos are available for publication. Please contact the Webmaster for details.