Impaired Water - Moen Lake (Moen Lake)
Oneida County, Wisconsin
UW40
1573800
460.86
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
Moen Lake is on the 303(d) list due to mercury from atmospheric deposition. This water was assessed during the 2014 listing cycle; total phosphorus sample data clearly met 2014 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Recreation use, total phosphorus and chlorophyll sample data clearly met 2014 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Fish and Aquatic Life use.
This water was assessed during the 2016 listing cycle; total phosphorus and chlorophyll sample data exceeded 2016 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Recreation use, but did not exceed Fish and Aquatic Life thresholds.

This water was assessed during the 2018 listing cycle; chlorophyll and new total phosphorus sample data were not clearly below the 2018 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Recreation use and the Fish and Aquatic Life use.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Total Phosphorus
Listed For
Recreation
Impairments
Excess Algal Growth
Current Use
Restricted Recreation
Listing Status
TMDL Development
Attainable Use
Full Body Contact - Swimming, Boating
Priority
High
Designated Use
Full Body Contact - Swimming, Boating
303(d) ID
2016-232
Listing Date
4/1/2016
Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2016 listing cycle; total phosphorus and chlorophyll sample data exceeded 2016 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Recreation use, but did not exceed Fish and Aquatic Life thresholds.
Date
8/3/2015

 
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
298
Listing Date
4/1/1998