Sugar Creek Method

Sugar Creek Headwaters Ecosytem Study

The Sugar Creek Headwaters Ecosystem Study is a national EPA model for local community capacity building. The approach is called the Sugar Creek Method.

The Sugar Creek Watershed Restoration Project is part of Ohio State's Climate, Water and Carbon Program - one of 10 high-impact programs chosen by the university for its Targeted Investment in Excellence (TIE) initiative and.is a national EPA model for local community capacity building. The approach used is called the "Sugar Creek Method" and involves extensive benchmarking of headwater streams and water quality at a meaningful level to the local people.