Yazoo River Basin Total Maximum Daily Load Reports

The following TMDL reports were completed and approved in the designated year. The TMDL reports can be downloaded in Adobe Acrobat format by clicking on the waterbody name in the table, or the TMDL reports are available in a hard copy form and on cd and can be ordered by submitting a request to the Freedom of Information Officer.


Waterbody Name
    Pollutant of Concern
    Final Approval Date
Abiaca Creek
    Pathogens
    October 29, 2002
Ark Bayou
    Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Bear Creek Watershed
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2003
Bear Creek Watershed
    Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Beaver Dam Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Bee Lake
    Organic Enrichement / Low DO, Nutrients, and Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Big Sand Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Big Sunflower River
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO, Nutrients, and Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Big Sunflower River
    Pathogens
    October 29, 2002
Big Sunflower River and Little Sunflower River
    Pathogens
December 23, 2010
Black Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2003
Black Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Black Creek
    Pathogens
    October 29, 2002
Bo Bo Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutreints
    June 30, 2008
Bogue Phalia
    Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Buck Island Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Burrell Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Butputter Creek
    Pathogens
    May 14, 2010
Camp Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO, Nutrients, and Ammonia Toxicity
    June 30, 2008
Cane Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Cassidy Bayou
    Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Cassidy Bayou
    Pathogens
    March 6, 2008
Clear Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Coldwater River
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 24, 2003
Coldwater River
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Coldwater River
    Pathogens
    December 5, 2003
Coldwater River
    Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Collins Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Conservation League Lake
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Cypress Lake
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Cypress, Howlett, and Wade Bayous
    Biological Impairment due to Toxicity and Unknown Pollutants
    June 23, 2003
Deer Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 23, 2003
Deer Creek
    Pathogens
    June 30, 2003
Deer Creek
    Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Delta Large Rivers
    Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Delta Region
    Sediment
    April 17, 2008
Dump Lake
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO, Nutrients, and Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
East Levee Creek
    Nutrients
    June 30.2008
Enid Lake and Yocona River
    Mercury
    January 30, 2003
False River
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Fannegusha Creek
    Pathogens
    January 17, 2003
Grassy Lake
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Harris Bayou
    Nutrients
    April 25, 2008
Hickahala, James Wolf, and Senatobia Creeks
    Pathogens
    January 17, 2003
Hickahala and Senatobia Creeks
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 23, 2003
Hills Region
    Sediment
    April 17, 2008
Home Cypress Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Hopson Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Howden Lake
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Hurricane Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 23, 2003
Hushpuckena River
    Biological Impairment due to Toxicity
    June 23, 2003
Jaynes Bayou
    Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Johnson Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Jones Bayou
    Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Lake Bolivar
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Lake Cormorant
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Lake George
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Lake Henry
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Lake Jackson
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Lake Washington
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO, Nutrients, and Sediment / Siltation
    September 1, 2003
Lake Whittington
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Little Tallahatchie River and Hotophia Creek
    Pathogens
    January 17, 2003
Lower Quiver River and Parks Bayou
    Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
McIntyre Lake
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
McKinney Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Moon Lake
    Pathogens
    February 12, 2003
Moon Lake
    Sediment / Siltation
    September 1, 2003
Moorhead Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2003
Mound Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Old Little Talahatchie
    Polychlorinated Biphenols (PCBs)
    June 26, 2002
Opossum Bayou
    Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Oxberry Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Patterson Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Perry Creek and Thompson Creek
    Conductivity
    June 18, 2003
Pinchback Lake
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Pinchback Lake
    Pesticides
    January 4, 2007
Porter Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Quiver River
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Red Banks Creek Canal
    Toxicity
    June 23, 2003
Richies Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Riverdale Creek
    Aluminum
    June 30, 2008
Roebuck Lake
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Steele Bayou
    Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Senatobia Creek
    pH
    October 31, 2003
Silver Creek
    Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Snake Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Stovall Lake
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Tallahatchie and Yazoo Rivers
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO
    May 5, 2008
Tallahatchie River
    Sediment / Siltation
    June 30, 2003
Tippo Bayou
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Unnamed Tributary of Turkey Bayou
    Toxicity
    June 23, 2003
Upper Six Mile Lake
    Nutrients
    April 7, 2008
Willis Creek
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    June 30, 2008
Wolf Lake
    Nutrients and Sediment / Siltation
    September 1, 2003
Yalobusha River
    Organic Enrichment / Low DO and Nutrients
    May 5, 2008
Yalobusha River
    Pathogens
    January 17, 2003
Yalobusha River
    Sediment
    June 30, 2003
Yazoo River
    Pathogens
    June 30, 2003
Yazoo River
    Sediment
    June 30, 2003
Yazoo River Basin
    Pesticides
    August 3, 2005