Mill Creek at Mountain Gateway Museum

Headwaters worked with the NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources to enhance a reach of Mill Creek at the Mountain Gateway Museum in Old Fort, NC. Mill Creek is a trout stream and its floodplain is located a FEMA special flood hazard area. Headwaters’ services included assessment, design, 404/401/floodplain permitting and construction observation. Construction was completed in April 2022 by Baker Grading & Landscaping of Old Fort, NC.

Completed geolifts and toe wood on Mill Creek
Boulder j-hook vane to re-direct flow to center of stream and enhance trout habitat