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Palouse River Fecal Coliform Bacteria TMDL: Water Quality Improvement Report and Implementation Plan

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
10-10-067October 2010December 2010
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Author(s) Tarbutton, Carroll, Snouwaert
Description The Palouse River and three of its tributaries (Rebel Flat Creek, Willow Creek, and Cow Creek) are listed on the federal Clean Water Act 303(d) list as impaired for fecal coliform bacteria. This Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) report includes a study of the bacteria impairment, indicates how much the bacteria needs to be reduced to meet Washington State water quality standards (load and wasteload allocations), and describes activities to achieve those reductions.
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Keywords 303(d), clean water act, fecal coliform, Total Maximum Daily Load, water quality improvement plan, Palouse River
WEB PAGE Palouse Watershed Water Quality Improvement Project
WATERSHED Water Resource Inventory Area 34 Palouse
DATA Environmental Information Management (EIM) #JICA0001


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