|"The Upper Sand Creek Basin is part of a master plan for flood protection which helps prevent flooding like this 1952 Marsh Creek flooding in Knightsen".|
|Moving dirt to enlarge the basin|
|The existing basin receives significant amounts of trash that washes down from the upstream watershed.|
|Currently, Sand Creek through the site lacks riparian vegetation and is heavily grazed. This makes it a good candidate for restoration.|
| Sand Creek is through the site is degraded and an excellent candidate for restoration.
|The existing outfall pipe and old cattle fencing in Sand Creek will be removed with the project.|