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Water Quality Improvement Projects (TMDLs)

Map of Whitman County location, Washington State.

Whitman County projects

The following table lists overview information and links to specific water quality improvement projects (including total maximum daily loads, or TMDLs) for this county. Please use links (where available) for more information on a project.

To get additional information about the water bodies in Whitman County please use the Water Quality Assessment Query Tool.

 

WRIAs in Whitman County


Water-body Name Pollutants Status TMDL Leads
Palouse River Bacteria EPA approved

Has an implementation plan

Elaine Snouwaert
509-329-3503
Dissolved Oxygen
pH
Submitted to EPA for approval
Temperature EPA approved

Has an implementation plan

Toxics
  • Chlorinated Pesticides
  • PCBs
EPA approved

Has an implementation plan

North Fork
  • Fecal Coliform

Tributaries:

  • Cedar Creek
  • Silver Creek
  • Clear Creek
EPA approved

Has an implementation plan

South Fork

  • Dissolved Oxygen
  • pH
  • Temperature

Fecal Coliform

 

Tributaries

  • Paradise Creek
  • Missouri Flat Creek


Under development 

 

EPA approved
Has an implementation plan

Elaine Snouwaert
509-329-3503
Ammonia-N

EPA approved

Note:  may be revised as part of the Palouse River TMDLs currently under development.


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Last updated February 2016