Impaired Water - Waumandee Creek (Waumandee Creek)
Buffalo County, Wisconsin
BT06
1808300
0.00 - 12.38
12.38
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
Assessments during the 2020 and 2022 listing cycles show total phosphorus levels too high for healthy aquatic communities like plants, fish, and bugs. This portion of the creek was placed on the Impaired Waters List in 2020.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Total Phosphorus
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
High Phosphorus Levels
Current Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
Priority
Low
Designated Use
WWSF - Warmwater Sport Fishery
303(d) ID
2020-026
Listing Date
4/1/2020
Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2020 listing cycle; new total phosphorus sample data exceed 2020 WisCALM listing criteria for the Aquatic Life use, however, no biological data (i.e. no macroinvertebrate or fish Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) scores) were available to assess biological impairment.
Date
7/24/2019

Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2022 listing cycle; new total phosphorus sample data exceed 2022 WisCALM listing criteria for the Aquatic Life use.
Date
5/21/2021