Impaired Water - Lake Pesobic (Pesabic Lake)
Lincoln County, Wisconsin
UW30
1481600
147.30
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
Pesobic Lake was placed on the 303(d) impaired waters list due to mercury from atmospheric deposition in 1998. Pesobic Lake was evaluated every two-year cycle from 2012 to 2022; phosphorus, algae, and aquatic plant data indicated a healthy system.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Mercury
Listed For
Fish Consumption
Impairments
Mercury Contaminated Fish Tissue
Current Use
Specific Restricted Fish Consumption
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
Unrestricted Fish Consumption
Priority
Low
Designated Use
Unrestricted Fish Consumption
303(d) ID
350
Listing Date
4/1/1998