Impaired Water - Starkweather Creek (Starkweather Creek)
Dane County, Wisconsin
LR08
805100
0.00 - 3.65
3.65
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
On 303d list for TSS, BOD, and Unspecified Metals since 1998.
This water was assessed during the 2016 listing cycle and chloride sample data exceeded 2016 WisCALM chronic and acute listing criteria for the Fish and Aquatic Life use.

This water was assessed during the 2018 listing cycle; available biological do not indicate impairment according to 2018 WisCALM listing criteria for the Fish and Aquatic Life use (i.e. no macroinvertebrate or fish Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) scored in the "poor" condition category); however chloride data indicate impairment.

Reports and Documents
Water Evaluation Section
Listing Details
Pollutant
Chloride
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Chronic Aquatic Toxicity, Acute Aquatic Toxicity
Current Use
LFF - Limited Forage Fishery
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Priority
Low
Designated Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
303(d) ID
2016-081
Listing Date
4/1/2016
Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2016 listing cycle and chloride sample data exceeded 2016 WisCALM chronic and acute listing criteria for the Fish and Aquatic Life use.
Date
8/21/2015

 
Pollutant
Sediment/Total Suspended Solids
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Degraded Habitat
Current Use
LFF - Limited Forage Fishery
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Priority
Low
Designated Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
303(d) ID
467
Listing Date
4/1/1998
 
Pollutant
Unspecified Metals
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Chronic Aquatic Toxicity
Current Use
LFF - Limited Forage Fishery
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Priority
Low
Designated Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
303(d) ID
467
Listing Date
4/1/1998
 
Pollutant
BOD
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Low DO
Current Use
LFF - Limited Forage Fishery
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Priority
Low
Designated Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
303(d) ID
467
Listing Date
4/1/1998