Pascagoula River Basin Designated Uses

All of the State waters not specifically listed below shall be classified as Fish and Wildlife. State waters carrying other classifications are:
WatersFromTo Classification
Archusa Reservoir
Clarke CountyRecreation
Beaverdam Creek
Headwaters
Perry-Forrest Counties
Black CreekRecreation
Black Creek
Highway 11Pascagoula RiverRecreation
Bonita Reservoir
Lauderdale CountyPublic Water Supply
Bowie Creek
Ms. Hwy. 589Bowie RiverRecreation
Bowie River
Bowie CreekInterstate 59Recreation
Chickasawhay River
Stonewall Ms.Hwy. 84Recreation
Chunky River
U.S. Hwy. 80Chickasawhay RiverRecreation
Clarke State Park
Clarke CountyRecreation
Dry Creek
Lake Site #3
W/S SCSCovington County Recreation
Escatawpa River
Mile 10Pascagoula RiverFish and Wildlife1
Flint Creek Reservoir
Stone CountyPublic Water Supply & Recreation
Lake Bogue Homa
Jones CountyRecreation
Lake Claude Bennett
Jasper CountyRecreation
Lake Geiger
Forrest CountyRecreation
Lake Marathon
Smith CountyRecreation
Lake Mike Conner
Covington CountyRecreation
Lake Perry
Perry CountyRecreation
Lake Ross Barnett
Smith CountyRecreation
Lake Shongela
Smith CountyRecreation
Lakeland Park Lake
Wayne CountyRecreation
Long Creek Reservoir
Lauderdale CountyPublic Water Supply
Okatibbee Reservoir
Lauderdale CountyPublic Water Supply & Recreation
Okatoma Creek
Seminary (MS Hwy 590)Bowie RiverRecreation
Pascagoula River
6 Mi. North of MS Hwy 26 George County Smear Bayou
Jackson County
Recreation
Red Creek
U.S. Hwy. 49Big Black CreekRecreation
Tallahala Creek
1 Mi. N. of Hwy.15Tallahoma CreekFish and Wildlife2
Turkey Fork Reservoir
Greene CountyRecreation


1 The following dissolved oxygen standard is applicable: The dissolved oxygen shall not be less than 3.0 mg/L.

2 The following dissolved oxygen standard is applicable: The dissolved oxygen shall not be less than 3.5 mg/L at flows greater than or equal to the 7-day, 10-year low flow.