(select country here)

Back to Map Open All Close All
U.S.A. CANADA (Click on the different headings to open/close the related information)
Open/Close ST. MARYS RIVER, MICHIGAN
(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
Degradation of Benthos
Restrictions on Dredging Activities
Eutrophication or Undesirable Algae
Beach Closings
Degradation of Aesthetics
Loss of Fish and Wildlife Habitat
Open/Close
CONTAMINATED SEDIMENT
Estimated remaining volume of contaminated sediment within the AOC: no information

Remediation to Date
Project Name: Amount Remediated: Remediation Cost:
Cannelton Industries 3,000 cu. yds. no information

Planned Action Regarding Sediment Remediation
Project Name: Amt. to be Remediated: Estimated Cost:
no information no information no information
Open/Close
WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE
Improvements to Wastewater Infrastructure - Dollars Spent:
Michigan Treatment Plant - Phase A $8,000,000
State Revolving Funds - Unspecified % of $ allocated for wastewater infrastructure $11,700,000

Identified Future Costs for Wastewater Infra. - Dollars Needed:
Michigan Treatment Plant - Phase B - 2 CSOs $6,500,000
Michigan Treatment Plant - Phase C - 7 CSOs no information
Sault Ste. Marie, MI - Sewer separation $17,000,000
Open/Close
HABITAT
Projects / Proposals / Costs:
no information
Open/Close
OTHER SIGNIFICANT ISSUES
Issues, including National Priority List (NPL) sites:
Lampricide, trapping & male sterilization has reduced sea lamprey population in the River
NPL Sites: (contact U.S. EPA for more information)
  • Cannelton Industries Superfund
Open/Close
MANAGEMENT
Federal: Jennifer Manville
U.S. EPA
400 Boardman Avenue
Traverse City, MI   49684
(231) 922-4769
State: Arthur Ostaszewski
Michigan DEQ
P.O. Box 30273
Lansing, MI   48909
(517) 335-1119
Local / PAC: Greg Zimmerman
Gale Gleason Institute
Lake Superior State University
Sault Ste. Marie, MI   49783
(906) 635-2470


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.