APPENDIX L: WATERSHED-SPECIFIC RELEASE RATES
 
Appendix L
WATERSHED
Release Rates (cfc/acre)
Comments
MAJOR TRIBUTARIES
100-Year Storm Event
2-Year Storm Event
MINOR TRIBUTARIES
FOX RIVER
Fox River Mainstem
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Flint Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Honey Lake Drain
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Mutton Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Sequoit Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Slocum Lake Drain
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Bang’s Lake Drain
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Squaw Creek Mainstem
0.090
0.020
Watershed Average Rate Based on 8/1/96 LCSMC adoption of the 11/3/82 FIS flow rate analysis.
Eagle Creek
0.090
0.020
Watershed Average Rate Based on 8/1/96 LCSMC adoption of the 11/3/82 FIS flow rate analysis.
Fish Lake Drain
0.090
0.020
Watershed Average Rate Based on 8/1/96 LCSMC adoption of the 11/3/82 FIS flow rate analysis.
Round Lake Drain
0.090
0.020
Watershed Average Rate Based on 8/1/96 LCSMC adoption of the 11/3/82 FIS flow rate analysis.
Tower Lake Drain
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
DES PLAINES RIVER
Des Plaines River Mainstem
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Aptakisic Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Buffalo Creek Mainstem
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Tributary B to Buffalo Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Bull Creek Mainstem
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Bull Creek Tributary
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Gurnee Tributary
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Indian Creek Mainstem
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Diamond Lake Drain
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Forest Lake Drain
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Seavey Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
South Branch Indian Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
West Branch Indian Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Mill Creek Mainstem
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Hastings Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
North Mill Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Newport Drainage Ditch
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Suburban Country Club Tributary
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
LAKE MICHIGAN
Bluff/Ravine
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Dead River
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Bull Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Kellogg Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Pettibone Creek
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Waukegan River
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
NORTH BRANCH CHICAGO RIVER
Middle Fork
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
Skokie River
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
West Fork
0.150
0.040
WDO Maximum Allowable
 
(Ord., Appendix L, passed 10-13-2009)