Impaired Water - Point Creek (Point Creek)
Manitowoc County, Wisconsin
MA01
66000
0.00 - 13.74
13.74
Water is impaired due to one or more pollutants and associated quality impacts.
Notes
Point creek was assessed for macroinvertebrates (bug community) and fish community in 2016, 2018, and 2020. The biological communities assessed were in good health. In 2020 an exceedance of phosphorus criteria was found. Point Creek is proposed for listing in 2020.
Listing Details
Pollutant
Total Phosphorus
Listed For
Fish and Aquatic Life
Impairments
Impairment Unknown
Current Use
FAL - Fish and Aquatic Life Community
Listing Status
TMDL Development
Attainable Use
WWFF - Warmwater Forage Fishery
Priority
High
Designated Use
WWFF - Warmwater Forage Fishery
303(d) ID
2020-005
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 Fish and 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).
Date
7/1/2019