The Stockton Creek Watershed is located in Fleming County, Kentucky. It is a tributary to Fleming Creek. It includes the town of Flemingsburg, although the watershed is mostly rural and agricultural. Stockton Creek (also known as Town Branch) has issues with bacteria and nutrients. The Stockton Creek Watershed Team is working on alleviating these issues through Best Management Practices designed to fix them and improve water quality.
Stockton Creek is part of the larger Fleming Creek Watershed. The EPA highlighted the Fleming Creek Watershed as a success story. Visit their website for the full story.