Impaired Water - Red Cedar River (Red Cedar River)
Dunn County, Wisconsin
LC04
2063500
22.51 - 28.72
6.21
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
This portion of the Red Cedar River has elevated pH and issues with algal growth due to high phosphorus levels. This portion of the stream has been listed since 1998. 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
Eutrophication, Elevated pH
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
483
Listing Date
4/1/1998
Impaired Water Notes
Correction - removal of degraded habitat and addition of eutrophication and pH with total phosphorus. These were a part of the original listing in 1998.
Date
2/20/2010

Impaired Water Notes
This stream is covered by the following restoration plan and was classified as Category 5W as a result: A Water Quality Strategy for the Land and Waters of the Red Cedar River Basin (expires 2026).
Date
7/26/2019