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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: 1

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
Degradation of Fish and Wildlife Population
Fish Tumor or Other Deformities
Bird or Animal Deformities or Reproductive Problems
Degradation of Benthos
Restrictions on Dredging Activities
Eutrophication or Undesirable Algae
Beach Closings
Degradation of Aesthetics
Degradation of Phytoplankton & Zooplankton Populations
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:
North Avenue Dam 8,000 cu. yds. $2,600,000
Ruck Pond 7,700 cu. yds. $7,800,000

Planned Action Regarding Sediment Remediation
Project Name: Amt. to be Remediated: Estimated Cost:
Little Menomonee River
- Moss America (NPL)
15,000 cu. yds. $12,000,000
Ruck Pond - downstream dredging no information no information
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WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE
Improvements to Wastewater Infrastructure - Dollars Spent:
Milwaukee Metro. Sewage District
- Pollution Abatement Program
$2,200,000,000

Identified Future Costs for Wastewater Infra. - Dollars Needed:
Milwaukee Metro. Sewerage District - Pollution Abatement Program $1,000,000,000
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HABITAT
Projects / Proposals / Costs:
North Avenue Dam: 1998 - stream bank protection, fish habitat & wetland restoration
No natural streambanks in Milwaukee portion of AOC
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OTHER SIGNIFICANT ISSUES
Issues, including National Priority List (NPL) sites:
NPL Site: (contact U.S. EPA for more information)
  • Moss-American (Kerr-McGee Oil Co.)
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MANAGEMENT
Federal: Kyle Rogers
USEPA
Region 5 Superfund Program
77 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL   60604
(312) 886-1995
State: Marsha Burzynski
RAP Coordinator WDNR, Water Program
P.O. Box 12436
2300 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Milwaukee, WI   53212
(414) 263-8708
Local / PAC: no information


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.