EPA Approved Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs)

Total Maximum Daily Load: A document that describes the process used to determine how much pollutant a lake or stream can assimilate and meet water quality standards.

Water Body Parameter County TMDL Approval
Belle River DO Lapeer and St. Clair 2005
Berry Drain DO Sanilac 2006
Cass River DO Tuscola 2008
Coon Creek (East Branch) DO Macomb 2011
Grand River DO Jackson 2003
Johnson Creek DO Wayne and Washtenaw 2007
Kawkawlin River (North Branch) DO Bay 2007
Paint Creek DO Washtenaw 2005
Lapointe Drain DO Monroe 2007
Albrow Creek E. coli Jackson 2007
Bad Axe Creek E. coli Huron 2016
Bass River E. coli Ottawa 2005
Bean Creek E. coli Hillsdale and Lenawee 2003
Black River E. coli St. Clair 2011
Buck Creek E. coli Kent 2006
Burdick Drain and Potters Lake E. coli Lapeer 2004
C.S. Mott Lake - Bluebell Beach E. coli Genesee and Lapeer 2011
Cedar River E. coli Gladwin 2004
Clinton River E. coli Macomb, Oakland, and St. Clair 2010
Coldwater River and Bear (Tyler) Creek E. coli Kent 2005
Coon Creek (East Branch) E. coli Macomb 2011
Crapaud Creek E. coli Macomb 2002
Deer Creek E. coli Berrien 2002
Deer Creek E. coli Macomb 2006
Deer, Little Deer, and Beaver Creeks E. coli Ottawa and Muskegon 2013
Detroit River E. coli Wayne, Oakland, and Washtenaw 2009
Duff Creek E. coli Sanilac 2004
East Pond Creek E. coli Macomb 2006
Eau Claire Village Drain and Farmers Creek E. coli Berrien 2008
Ecorse River E. coli Wayne 2008
Galien River E. coli Berrien 2002
Geddes Pond (Huron River) E. coli Washtenaw 2001
Grand River E. coli Jackson 2003
Grand River E. coli Kent 2006
Honey Creek E. coli Washtenaw 2009
Kintz Creek and Hunter's Creek (Metamora) E. coli Lapeer 2004
Lake Erie/Luna Pier Beach E. coli Monroe 2007
Lake St. Clair Metropolitan and Memorial Beach E. coli Macomb 2007
Lenawee County Drain No. 70 E. coli Lenawee 2002
Lincoln Lake  E. coli Kent 2006
Little Portage Creek E. coli Kalamazoo, St Joseph, and Calhoun 2012
Mickles Creek (Shiawassee River) E. coli Saginaw 2003
Mill Creek E. coli St. Clair 2004
Paint Creek E. coli Washtenaw 2005
Pine and Mill Creeks E. coli Berrien and Van Buren 2009
Planter Creek E. coli Gogebic 2010
Plaster Creek E. coli Kent 2002
Prattville Drain and Lime Lake E. coli Hillsdale and Lenawee 2003
Red Cedar and Grand River Watersheds E. coli Ingham, Eaton, Clinton, Jackson and Livingston 2012
Red Run Drain and Bear Creek E. coli Macomb 2006
Rio Grande Creek E. coli Ottawa 2003
River Raisin E. coli Lenawee 2002
River Raisin E. coli Monroe 2005
River Raisin (South Branch) E. coli Lenawee 2008
Ruddiman Creek E. coli Muskegon 2010
Saline River E. coli Washtenaw 2002
Salt River E. coli Macomb 2005
Sault Sainte Marie Area Tributaries E. coli Chippewa and Mackinac 2012
Small Creek and Hunter's Lake E. coli Alcona 2004
Smiths Creek E. coli St. Clair 2009
St. Joseph River E. coli Berrien 2004
Statewide E. coli TMDL E.coli Statewide 2019
Three Mile Creek and Holly Drain E. coli Shiawassee 2011
Tittabawasee River E. coli Midland 2009
Wagner-Pink Drain E. coli Monroe 2003
Hammell Creek Mercury Houghton 2002
Statewide Hg TMDL Mercury Statewide 2018
River Raisin Nitrate Lenawee 2005
Statewide PCB TMDL PCB Statewide 2017
Kawkawlin River PCB Bay 2002
Pere Marquette River Watershed PCB Lake, Mason, Oceana, and Newaygo 2008
Bad Axe Creek Phosphorus Huron 2016
Bear Lake Phosphorus Muskegon 2008
Brighton Lake Phosphorus Livingston 2000
Ford Lake and Belleville Lake Phosphorus Washtenaw and Wayne 2019
Goose Lake Phosphorus Marquette 2011
Great Bear Lake Proper Phosphorus Van Buren 2004
Kent Lake Phosphorus Oakland 2000
Lake Allegan (Kalamazoo River Impoundment) Phosphorus Allegan 2001
Lake Macatawa (Watershed) Phosphorus Ottawa 2000
Maple River (Upper), Peet and Lost Creeks Phosphorus Shiawassee, Clinton, and Gratiot 2009
Morrison Lake Phosphorus Ionia 2008
Ore Lake Phosphorus Livingston 2000
Pine Creek Phosphorus Gratiot 2007
Strawberry Lake Phosphorus Livingston 2000
Bass River Sediment Ottawa 2005
Black Creek Sediment Muskegon 2003
Brownstown Creek and Blakely Drain - Marsh Creek Sediment Wayne 2007
Carrier Creek Sediment Eaton 2002
Coldwater River Sediment Isabella 2001
Ecorse River Sediment Wayne 2003
Frank and Poet Drain Sediment Wayne 2007
Grand River Sediment Jackson 2003
Grand River Tributary Sediment Kent 2005
Little Black Creek Sediment Muskegon 2003
Malletts Creek Sediment Washtenaw 2004
Norton Creek Sediment Oakland 2009
Ox Creek Sediment Berrien 2018
Paint Creek Sediment Washtenaw 2005
Plaster Creek Sediment Kent 2002
Rouge River Sediment Oakland and Wayne 2007
Sand Creek Sediment Ottawa 2005
Strawberry Creek Sediment Kent 2005
Swift Run Creek Sediment Livingston 2005
York Creek Sediment Kent 2005


Informational TMDL

Water Body Parameter County TMDL Approval
Bear Creek Sediment Kent Informational TMDL
Sycamore Creek Watershed DO Ingham Informational TMDL


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