Muskegon County: Muskegon County

Archived Superfund Sites
(EPA) - Listing of archived superfund sites by Michigan County.

Biological Assessment of the Muskegon River Watershed – Muskegon 2011
biological and physical habitat survey results.

Biological Survey of the Lower Muskegon River Watershed
(MDEQ) - SWAS conducted a qualitative biological survey in Newaygo County in July 2001.

Chronic Toxicity Assessment of Muskegon CO-WWMS Metro WWTP Outfalls
1998 - chronic ceriodaphnia dubia toxicity evaluations on this site from September 12-18, 1997 and November 14-20, 1997.

Great Lakes Areas of Concern
(EPA) - 43 areas of concern (AOC) have been identified and are included on this website, including Muskegon Lake.

Guide to the Restoration of Muskegon Lake Fish & Wildlife Habitat
(MLWP & MRWA) - restoration goals for fish and wildlife beneficial use impairments around Muskegon Lake.

Health Consultation – Ryerson Creek Sediments
(USDHHS) - health implications of contaminated sediments in Ryerson Creek.

Hydraulic Characteristics of an Underdrained Irrigation Circle, Muskegon Co. Waste Water Disposal System, 1981
(USGS) - abstract concerning the hydraulic characteristics in Muskegon Co.

Hydrologic Study of the Ryerson Creek Watershed
(MDEQ) - goal is to better understand Ryerson Creek Watershed's hydrology and the impact of development to address and improve water quality.

Model Analysis of the Impact on Groundwater Conditions of the Muskegon County Wastewater Disposal System
(USGS) - abstract on the model analysis of the impact on groundwater conditions of this facility

Muskegon County Resource Plan
(Muskegon Co. Steering Com) - resources, prioritized county problems and concerns and implementation strategies.

Muskegon Lake RAP Project Fact Sheet
(MDEQ) - outlines overall goals of this project to fulfill the Muskegon Lake AOC's RAP recommendations.

Muskegon Lake Watershed Management Plan
(Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber) - description of Watershed characteristics, pollutants and recommendations for treatment, prevention and reduction of pollution.

Muskegon River Area of Concern Watershed Project – Special Issue
(Muskegon Conservation Dist) - newsletter outlining projects at sites in Muskegon, Newaygo and Mecosta Counties.

Preliminary Investigation of the Extent of Sediment Contamination in Muskegon Lake
(Rediske, Thompson, Schelske, Gabrosek, Nalepa, & Peaslee)

Ruddiman Creek Fact Sheet
(Muskegon Conservation District) facts about Ruddiman Creek in Muskegon, how it was polluted, and what has been accomplished.

Ruddiman Creek/Pond Updated Presentation
(EPA) - presentation with pictures and explanation of some of the cleanup in Ruddiman Creek.

Sanitary Regulations for Muskegon County
(Muskegon Co. Health Dept.) - provide a means for safeguarding the environment necessary for the health and welfare of Muskegon County residents.

Sediment Survey of Three Tributaries of Muskegon Lake
2004 - (MDEQ) sediment survey of Muskegon River, Fourmile Creek and Ryerson Creek)

Site Plan Review Guide and Zoning Ordinance Recommendations
(Langworthy, Strader, LeBlanc & Assoc) - outline water quality protection measures for Dalton, Cedar Creek and Muskegon Charter Townships.