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List of Impaired Waters (Mississippi)

Mississippi Coastal Basins, Mississippi Coastal 3170009
Cycle 2002

ID
Num
WBID Waterbody Name State Basin Name # of
Impairments
1 AL/03170009-030_01 Mississippi Sound Escatawpa 1
2 AL/03170009-030_02 Portersville Bay Escatawpa 1
3 AL/03170009-050_01 Bayou La Batre Escatawpa 2
4 MS096E04E1 Lake Yazoo Pascagoula River 3
5 MS109BCUE Bayou Cumbest Coastal Streams 1
6 MS109BHE Bayou Heron Coastal Streams 2
7 MS109E04M Bayou Casotte   2
8 MS112DT Dead Tiger Creek Coastal Streams 1
9 MS112E1 Catahoula Creek Coastal Streams 1
10 MS113JE Jourdan River Coastal Streams 2
11 MS114JE Jourdan River Coastal Streams 2
12 MS114M1 Delisle Bayou, Unnamed Tributary Coastal Streams 1
13 MS114M2 Delisle Bayou, Unnamed Tributary Coastal Streams 1
14 MS115BCE Bayou Caddy Coastal Streams 5
15 MS115BLCE Bayou La Croix Coastal Streams 4
16 MS118BBM1 Turkey Creek Coastal Streams 1
17 MS118BPE Bayou Portage Coastal Streams 1
18 MS118F Flat Branch Coastal Streams 1
19 MS118HBE Heron Bayou Coastal Streams 3
20 MS118MBE Mallini Bayou Coastal Streams 2
21 MSMSSOUNDM Mississippi Sound Coastal Streams 1
Total # of Impairments 38

Delistings of Mississippi Coastal 3170009

ID
Num
WBID Waterbody
Name
Status Delisted Basis for Delisting
1 AL/03170009-030_01 Mississippi Sound Impaired Water Segment    
2 AL/03170009-030_02 Portersville Bay Impaired Water Segment    
3 AL/03170009-050_01 Bayou La Batre Impaired Water Segment    
4 MS096E04E1 Lake Yazoo Impaired Water Segment    
5 MS109BCUE Bayou Cumbest Impaired Water Segment Pathogens TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Bayou Cumbest/Bangs Lake Watershed
6 MS109BHE Bayou Heron Impaired Water Segment    
7 MS109E04M Bayou Casotte Impaired Water Segment Nonpriority Organics, Other Inorganics, Metals, Phenols Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired. (Nonpriority organics, other inorganics, metals); TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.] (phenols)
TMDL Document: Bayou Casotte
8 MS112DT Dead Tiger Creek Impaired Water Segment    
9 MS112E1 Catahoula Creek Impaired Water Segment Biological Impairment, pH Pollutant cause recategorized - original listing was due to a typographical error. (biological impairment); TMDL development is not appropriate - pH variance due to outdated standard due, natural causes are within range of new standard, no NPDES pH variances are shown. (pH)
10 MS113JE Jourdan River Impaired Water Segment Pathogens TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)
11 MS114JE Jourdan River Impaired Water Segment Pathogens TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)
12 MS114M1 Delisle Bayou, Unnamed Tributary Impaired Water Segment    
13 MS114M2 Delisle Bayou, Unnamed Tributary Impaired Water Segment    
14 MS115BCE Bayou Caddy Impaired Water Segment    
15 MS115BLCE Bayou La Croix Impaired Water Segment Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document:
St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

16 MS118BBM1 Turkey Creek Impaired Water Segment pH, Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Turkey Creek (2 TMDLs)

17 MS118BPE Bayou Portage Impaired Water Segment    
18 MS118F Flat Branch Impaired Water Segment    
19 MS118HBE Heron Bayou Impaired Water Segment Pathogens, Other habitat alterations

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.] (pathogens); TMDL development is not appropriate for this impairment. (other habitat alterations)
TMDL Document:
Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

20 MS118MBE Mallini Bayou Impaired Water Segment Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

21 MSMSSOUNDM Mississippi Sound Impaired Water Segment Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, pH, Arsenic Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired.
22 MS109BCUM Bayou Cumbest TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document:
Bayou Cumbest/Bangs Lake Watershed

23 MS111M1 Wolf River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document:
St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

24 MS112M1 Jourdan River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document:
St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

25 MS114C01M St. Louis Bay Coastline near Delisle TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

26 MS114DLE Bayou Delisle TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

27 MS115CO4M St. Louis Bay Coastline TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document:
St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

28 MS115EBE Edwards Bayou TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]

TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

29 MS115JM1 Jourdan River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

30 MS115JOBE Joes Bayou TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

31 MS115M1 Jourdan River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

32 MS115WBE Watts Bayou TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

33 MS116M1 Saucier Creek TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Biloxi River, Little Biloxi River, and Saucier Creek

34 MS116M2 Biloxi River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Biloxi River, Little Biloxi River, and Saucier Creek

35 MS116M3 Little Biloxi River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Biloxi River, Little Biloxi River, and Saucier Creek

36 MS117M1 Tchoutacabouffa River TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Tchoutacabouffa River

37 MS117M2 Tuxachanie Creek TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Tuxanchanie Creek

38 MS118BBM2 Bernard Bayou Seg 2 TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

39 MS118BBM3 Bernard Bayou TMDL Completed Metals, Nonpriority Organics, Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, Pathogens, Phenols

Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired. (metals, nonpriority organics); TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.] (nutrients, organic enrichment/low DO, pathogens, phenols)
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

40 MS118BBM4 Bernard Bayou Seg 4 TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

41 MS118BBM5 Industrial Seaway TMDL Completed Nonpriority organics, Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, Phenols

Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired. (nonpriority organics); TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.] (nutrients, OE/low DO, phenols)
TMDL Document: Industrial Seaway (multiple TMDLs)

42 MS118C01M St. Louis Bay Coastline near Pass Christian TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

43 MS118C03M Back Bay of Biloxi Coastline TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

44 MS118CO4M Back Bay of Biloxi Coastline at Biloxi TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

45 MS118E01M Big Lake TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

46 MS118E02M2 Back Bay of Biloxi TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

47 MS118E03M Biloxi Bay TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

48 MS118M1 Old Fort Bayou TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

49 MS118TBM Tidewater Bayou TMDL Completed Metals, Nonpriority Organics, Priority Organics, Sediment/Siltation, pH, Pathogens, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, Total Toxics

Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired. (Metals, Nonpriority Organics, Priority Organics, Sediment/Siltation, pH); TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.] (Pathogens, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, Total Toxics)
TMDL Document: Back Bay of Biloxi and Biloxi Bay

50 MSSTLUBAYM Saint Louis Bay TMDL Completed Pathogens

TMDL developed by MDEQ for approval by EPA.  [State developed TMDL has been approved by EPA.]
TMDL Document: St. Louis Bay, Jourdan River (II), and Wolf River (II)

51 MS109BHM Bayou Heron Restored Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired.
52 MS109E02M Bangs Lake Restored Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired.
53 MS110ME Murder Creek Restored Sediment/Siltation Pollutant cause recategorized due to IBI monitoring - stream not impaired.
54 MS110WE Wolf River Restored Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/ Low Dissolved Oxygen, Pesticides, Sediment/Siltation Pollutant cause recategorized due to IBI monitoring - stream not impaired.
55 MS111CE Crane Creek Restored Nutrients, Pesticides, Sediment/Siltation Pollutant cause recategorized due to IBI monitoring - stream not impaired.
56 MS112E  Jourdan River Restored Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, Pesticides, Sediment/Siltation Pollutant cause recategorized due to IBI monitoring - stream not impaired.
57 MS114M4 Delisle Bayou Restored Biological Impairment Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody.
58 MS118CO2M MS Sound Coastline from Pass Christian to Biloxi Restored Pathogens Pollutant cause recategorized - no TMDL required for pathogens based on revised EPA shellfish guidance.
59 MS118CO5M MS Sound Coastline from Ocean Springs to Gautier Restored Pathogens Pollutant cause recategorized - no TMDL required for pathogens based on revised EPA shellfish guidance.
60 MS118EO4M Graveline Bay Restored Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired.
61 MS118GBE Graveline Bayou Restored Nutrients, Organic Enrichment/Low Dissolved Oxygen, Pathogens Pollutant cause recategorized - recent monitoring data indicate no impairment for this pollutant cause in the waterbody - no longer impaired.
62 MS119CO3M Deer Island Coastline Restored Pathogens Pollutant cause recategorized - no TMDL required for pathogens based on revised EPA shellfish guidance.

In Summary:

Impaired Water Segments 21
TMDL Completed 29
Restored 12

 

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