Impaired Water - Fleming Creek (Fleming Creek)
La Crosse County, Wisconsin
BR01
1685600
10.00 - 19.57
9.57
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
Fleming Creek suffers from elevated temperature ad degraded habitat due to total suspended solids in the water.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Sediment/Total Suspended Solids
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Elevated Water Temperature, Degraded Habitat
Current Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
Coldwater - stocked, reproduction
Priority
Low
Designated Use
Coldwater - stocked, reproduction
303(d) ID
141
Listing Date
4/1/1998
Impaired Water Notes
1986 HBI results indicate excellent to very good water quality, along with dissolved oxygen of 9.5 mg/l, pH of 7.9, and water temperature of 13.0 degrees Celsius.

Fish surveys conducted in 2001 found low densities of brook trout and forage species at two sites in the impaired reach. The coldwater IBI ratings were fair.
Date
10/14/2010