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State: Montana
Waterbody ID: MT76P003_010
Location: WHITEFISH RIVER, Whitefish Lake to mouth (Stillwater River)
State Waterbody Type: River
EPA Waterbody Type: Rivers and Streams
Water Size: 24.8
Units: miles
Watershed Name: Stillwater

Waterbody History Report

Data are also available for these years: 2010 2008 2006 2004 2002

2012 Waterbody Report for Whitefish River

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Water Quality Assessment Status for Reporting Year 2012

The overall status of this waterbody is Impaired.

Description of this table
Agricultural Agricultural Good
Aquatic Life Fish, Shellfish, And Wildlife Protection And Propagation Impaired
Drinking Water Public Water Supply Good
Primary Contact Recreation Recreation Not Assessed

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Causes of Impairment for Reporting Year 2012

Description of this table
Copper Metals (other than Mercury) Aquatic Life TMDL needed
Lead Metals (other than Mercury) Aquatic Life TMDL needed
Nitrogen, Total Nutrients Aquatic Life TMDL needed
Oil and Grease Oil and Grease Aquatic Life TMDL needed
PCB in Water Column Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) Aquatic Life TMDL needed
Temperature, Water Temperature Aquatic Life TMDL needed

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Probable Sources Contributing to Impairment for Reporting Year 2012

Description of this table
Industrial Point Source Discharge Industrial Copper; Lead; Nitrogen, Total; Oil and Grease; PCB in Water Column
Silviculture Activities Silviculture (Forestry) Nitrogen, Total; PCB in Water Column; Temperature, Water
Site Clearance (Land Development Or Redevelopment) Construction Nitrogen, Total; Temperature, Water
Wet Weather Discharges (Point Source And Combination Of Stormwater, Sso Or Cso) Municipal Discharges/Sewage Copper; Lead; Nitrogen, Total; Temperature, Water

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TMDLs That Apply to this waterbody

No TMDL data have been recorded by EPA for this waterbody.

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