When the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Board meets Tuesday to vote on the Master Plan for Salt Creek at Fullersburg Woods, its commissioners should keep the environment, public [...]
Salt Creek, like all rivers and streams, needs to meet basic federal requirements for water quality. In 2007, the DuPage River Salt Creek Workgroup (DRSCW) began monitoring water quality and wildlife at Salt Creek. We found a decline of river health upstream of the Graue Mill dam. A few years later, the DRSCW began exploring options to improve river quality and help meet water quality standards required by the Clean Water Act.