Impaired Water - Wolf River (Wolf River)
Chippewa, Clark, Taylor County, Wisconsin
LC17
2146000
16.12 - 31.29
15.17
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
This segment of the Wolf River was evaluated for bugs in 2016 and the community was in good health.

This segment of Wolf River was evaluated for phosphorus and biology in 2018 and 2020. Phosphorus levels were too high. This water is covered by a restoration plan: A Water Quality Strategy for the Land and Waters of the Red Cedar River Basin (expires 2026).
Listing Details
Pollutant
Total Phosphorus
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Impairment Unknown
Current Use
FAL - Fish and Aquatic Life Community
Listing Status
303d Listed
Attainable Use
FAL - Fish and Aquatic Life Community
Priority
Medium
Designated Use
FAL - Fish and Aquatic Life Community
303(d) ID
2018-163
Listing Date
4/1/2018
Impaired Water Notes
This water was assessed during the 2018 listing cycle; new total phosphorus sample data exceed 2018 WisCALM listing criteria for the Fish and Aquatic Life use, however, available biological data do not indicate impairment (i.e. no macroinvertebrate Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) scored in the "poor" condition category).
Date
7/27/2017

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, available biological data do not indicate impairment (i.e. no macroinvertebrate or fish Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) scored in the "poor" condition category). This lake is covered by the following restoration plan and was classified as Category 5W as a result: Healthy Soils and Healthy Waters: A Community Strategy for the Eau Claire River Watershed (2027).
Date
7/24/2019