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State: Kentucky
Waterbody ID: KY486197_01
Location: Lake to Bonnieville, KY
State Waterbody Type: River
EPA Waterbody Type: Rivers and Streams
Water Size: 17
Units: miles
Watershed Name: Upper Green

Waterbody History Report

Data are also available for these years: 2008 2006 2004

2010 Waterbody Report for Bacon Creek 0.2 to 17.2


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Water Quality Assessment Status for Reporting Year 2010

The overall status of this waterbody is Impaired.


Description of this table
Fish Consumption Aquatic Life Harvesting Good
Primary Contact Recreation Water Recreation Impaired
Secondary Contact Recreation Water Recreation Not Assessed
Warm Water Aquatic Habitat Fish, Shellfish, And Wildlife Protection And Propagation Good

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Causes of Impairment for Reporting Year 2010


Description of this table
Fecal Coliform Pathogens Primary Contact Recreation Water TMDL needed

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Probable Sources Contributing to Impairment for Reporting Year 2010


Description of this table
Agriculture Agriculture Fecal Coliform
On-Site Treatment Systems (Septic Systems And Similar Decentralized Systems) Municipal Discharges/Sewage Fecal Coliform

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TMDLs That Apply to this waterbody


Description of this table
Tmdl Development For Pathogens (E. Coli), Bacon Creek Watershed Jun-24-2011 Escherichia Coli (E. Coli) Point/Nonpoint Source Fecal Coliform; Pathogens

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Previous Causes of Impairments Now Attaining All Uses



No causes of impairment are recorded as attaining all uses for this waterbody.

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