Impaired Water - Hooker Lake (Hooker Lake)
Kenosha County, Wisconsin
FX01
738400
103.26
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
Hooker Lake was evaluated for phosphorus and algae every two years from 2016 to 2020. In 2020 phosphorus levels were found to be too high, which was reflected in algal blooms. This water was added to the impaired waters list in 2020.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Total Phosphorus
Listed For
Recreation
Impairments
Impairment Unknown, Excess Algal Growth
Current Use
Restricted Recreation
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
Full Body Contact - Swimming, Boating
Priority
Medium
Designated Use
Full Body Contact - Swimming, Boating
303(d) ID
2020-099
Listing Date
4/1/2020
Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2020 listing cycle; total phosphorus sample data exceeded 2020 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Recreation use and Fish and Aquatic Life use, and chlorophyll data exceeded only REC thresholds.
Date
8/16/2019