Deer Creek - Turbidity: TMDL Project

Minnesota's Impaired Waters and TMDLs


This project addresses one impairment for turbidity from the headwaters of Deer Creek to the Nemadji River. Deer Creek is a tributary to the Nemadji River. The Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District is in the process of developing a workplan for this project. The draft TMDL is targeted to be completed by 2012.

Map and location

Deer Creek is located in the Nemadji River watershed in the southern portion of the Lake Superior Basin. 


TMDL report and implementation plan



Meetings and events

Nemadji watershed meetings are ongoing. See the Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District webpage for more information or contact Karen Evens, MPCA Project Manager.


Information contact

Karen Evens, Project Manager
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
525 Lake Avenue South
Suite 400
Duluth, MN 55802