Neches River at US 69 - TCEQ ID: 10585

Site Description

Neches River at US 69; 1.5 mi. Northwest of Rockland in Tyler County.

Segment Description

Segment 0604 - the Neches River below Lake Palestine. This 231 miles-long freshwater stream extends from a point immediately upstream of the confluence of Hopson Mill Creek in Jasper/Tyler County to Blackburn Crossing Dam in Anderson/Cherokee County. Contact recreation, public water supply, general, and high aquatic life use are the designated uses for this segment.

Monitoring Performed Quarterly

Field Parameters Conventional Parameters Bacterial Parameters
Dissolved Oxygen Ammonia-N E. coli
Days Since Last Significant Rainfall Chloride  
Flow Severity Chlorophyll-a  
Instantaneous Stream Flow Pheophytin-a  
pH Sulfate  
Present Weather Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)  
Secchi Transparency Total Nitrate+Nitrite  
Specific Conductance Total Phosphorus  
Total Water Depth Total Suspended Solids (TSS)  
Water Temperature    



  • Upstream April

    Facing west, looking upstream under bridge. Photo taken 2011-04-12

  • Downstream April

    Facing east, looking downstream. Photo taken 2011-04-12

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