Newton Creek and Hog Island Inlet Post-Remediation Assessment for BUI Removal


UW-Superior Lake Superior Research Institute (LSRI) will analyze macroinvertebrate samples from Hog Island Inlet and Newton Creek collected during 2016. LSRI will assist with sample collection from Hog Island Inlet. Wisconsin DNR will collect samples from Newton Creek and provide to LSRI. LSRI will enter results in WDNR's SWIMS database. This work is part of an ongoing assessment of the biological condition of Hog Island Inlet and Newton Creek.

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Reports and Documents
UW-Superior LSRI's Scope of Work for the 2016 Assessment of the Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community at Hog Island Inlet and Newton Creek.
Activities & Recommendations
Monitor or Propose 303(d) Listing
Newton Creek (2843650). This project involves evaluating 303d waters including Newton Creek and Hog Island Inlet which is required for proposing removal of waters from the state's impaired waters list. To complete necessary monitoring as required by EPA.