DIAGRAM: Hinkson Creek reforestation

December 18, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Jason Hubbart, MU assistant professor of forest hydrology, is advocating floodplain reforestation as a way to reduce pollution in Hinkson Creek in the Forum Nature Area. Hubbart’s plan includes the construction of a swale, a low stretch of land, that would divert water from entering the creek.

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