Impaired Water - Unnamed (Grantosa Creek)
Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
MI03
5035175
0.00 - 1.02
1.02
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
This segment of Grantosa Creek was evaluated for phosphorus and biology every two-year cycle from 2016 to 2022. Phosphorus levels were found to be too high. In the 2022 cycle the phosphorus listing was added to the Milwaukee River Basin TMDL.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Total Phosphorus
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
High Phosphorus Levels
Current Use
Supported Aquatic Life
Listing Status
TMDL Approved
Attainable Use
Supported Aquatic Life
Priority
Low
Designated Use
Supported Aquatic Life
303(d) ID
2016-190
Listing Date
4/1/2016
Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2016 listing cycle; total phosphorus sample data exceed 2016 WisCALM listing criteria for the Fish and 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
8/29/2015

Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2018 listing cycle; new total phosphorus sample data overwhelmingly exceed 2018 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Fish and 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
4/18/2017

Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2020 listing cycle; new total phosphorus sample data overwhelmingly exceed 2020 WisCALM listing thresholds for the Fish and 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. Based on the most updated information, no change in existing impaired waters listing is needed.
Date
7/29/2019