This project addresses one impairment for Biota (lack of coldwater fish assemblage), one impairment for nitrates and one impairment for temperature from the headwaters of Little Rock Creek to the confluence of the Mississippi River. The study also includes one impairment for nitrates on Bunker Hill Creek, a tributary to Little Rock Creek. The Benton County Soil and Water Conservation District is the lead for this project.
Map and location
Little Rock Creek is located in the Mississippi River- Sartell watershed, which lies in the southeastern portion of the Upper Mississippi basin.
TMDL report and implementation plan
- Little Rock Creek Final TMDL (January 9, 2017)
- EPA approval letter (wq-iw8-09g)
- Findings of Fact: Little Rock Creek TMDL
- Little Rock Creek TMDL Court of Appeals Decision (wq-iw8-09s)
Meetings and events
See the TMDL Meetings, Events and News page for notices of general interest and event-related information on impaired waters/TMDLs.
Phil Votruba, Project Manager
7678 College Road, Suite 105
Baxter, MN 56425
Gerry Maciej, District Manager
Benton Soil and Water Conservation District
14 West 2nd Avenue
Foley, MN 56329
320-968-5300 Ext. 3