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(This section includes Stage of RAP development, Beneficial Use Impairments and their delisting targets, and information on whether the AOC has been accurately mapped.)
Stage of RAP Development: 2

Are electronic maps available that include the AOC's geographic boundaries and associated sources of pollution? No

Beneficial Use Impairments (BUI):
(The BUI will appear underlined if a delisting target has been determined.
If underlined, click on the BUI to display the delisting target.)
Restriction on Fish & Wildlife Consumption
Tainting of Fish & Wildlife Flavor
Fish Tumor or Other Deformities
Degradation of Benthos
Restrictions on Dredging Activities
Restrictions on Drinking Water Consumption, or Taste & Odour
Beach Closings
Degradation of Aesthetics
Loss of Fish and Wildlife Habitat
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CONTAMINATED SEDIMENT
Estimated remaining volume of contaminated sediment within the AOC: no information

Remediation to Date
Project Name: Amount Remediated: Remediation Cost:
Monguagon Creek 25,182 cu. yds. $3,000,000
Lower Ecorse Creek Dump 3,000 cu. yds. no information
Carter Industrial Inc. 40,000 cu. yds. no information

Planned Action Regarding Sediment Remediation
Project Name: Amt. to be Remediated: Estimated Cost:
Trenton Channel - Black Lagoon Sediment Treatment 2,000 cu. yds. no information
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WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE
Improvements to Wastewater Infrastructure - Dollars Spent:
Sewer Infrastructure Improvements $1,000,000,000
Detroit Wastewater Treatment Plant - Pumping Station $120,000,000
State Revolving Funds - Unspecified % of $ allocated for wastewater infrastructure $827,800,000
Treatment of 7 Mile detention basin CSOs no information
Treatment of Puritan-Fenkell CSOs no information
Completion of outfall gates on 6 CSOs no information

Identified Future Costs for Wastewater Infra. - Dollars Needed:
Primary treatment capacity increase $1,000,000,000
Rehabilition of Conner Creek Pump Station (2005) no information
Treatment of Conner Creek's CSOs no information
Installation of dams in major sewers (33 sites) no information
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HABITAT
Projects / Proposals / Costs:
International Wildlife Refuge - 18 miles along river
Lake Sturgeon Rehabilitation plan
Biodiversity Atlas is being created for St.Clair/Detroit River Corridor
Bioengineering along Belle Isle shores
Belle Isle restoration projects completed
530 ha. - wetland & upland habitat protected
Canard/Turkey & Little River watersheds implement Biodiversity Conservation Strategy
Mapping of candidate sites for preservation/restoration is completed
Plans for Grassy Island National Wildlife Refuge are pending
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OTHER SIGNIFICANT ISSUES
Issues, including National Priority List (NPL) sites:
no information
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MANAGEMENT
Federal: Rose Ellison
Detroit River RAP Liaison
U.S. EPA, Region V
9311 Groh Road
Grosse Ile, MI   48138
(734) 692-7689
State: Arthur Ostaszewski
Michigan DEQ
P.O. Box 30273
Lansing, MI   48909
(517) 335-1119
Local / PAC: Jeanine Ansley
(313) 381-2835


Please Note: Values provided are intended as indicators only, and may not capture all expenditures or work done. Summary is based on best available Information. "No Information" indicates relevant information was not available at time of publication.