Impaired Water - Wisconsin River (Wisconsin River)
Adams, Juneau, Wood County, Wisconsin
CW07, CW08, CW09, CW10
1179900
188.04 - 204.41
16.37
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
This segment of the Wisconsin River was listed on the Section 303(d) list since 1998 for Mercury and PCBs. The current listing is for PCBs only, as the mercury listing was delisted in 2008.

This water was assessed during the 2016 listing cycle; general mIBI assessment indicates that this water may not meet Fish and Aquatic Life use. Further monitoring is recommended.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Mercury
Listed For
Fish Consumption
Impairments
NA
Current Use
Specific Restricted Fish Consumption
Listing Status
Pollutant Removed
Attainable Use
Unrestricted Fish Consumption
Priority
Delisted 2008
Designated Use
Unrestricted Fish Consumption
303(d) ID
530, 535 included
Listing Date
4/1/1998
Impaired Water Notes
New fish data removes listing.
Date
4/1/2008

 
Pollutant
PCBs
Listed For
Fish Consumption
Impairments
PCBs 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
530
Listing Date
4/1/1998
Impaired Water Notes
Previous sampling has found high levels of 2,3,7,8-TCDD and 2,3,7,8-TCDF in sediments. PCBs and mercury have also been detected at limited sampling sites. Currently, a fish consumption advisory exists on the flowage for PCBs, dioxin and mercury.
Date
4/2/2002