Biloxi Creek at County Road 216 - TCEQ ID: 10499

Site Description

Biloxi Creek at Angelina County Road 216; 8 km Southeast of Lufkin and 2.4 km Downstream of US 69.

Segment Description

0604M - Biloxi Creek (unclassified water body). Biloxi Creek is 23 miles in length and is from the confluence with the Neches River southeast of Diboll to FM 325 east of Lufkin in Angelina County. This segment is designated for contact recreation, general use, and aquatic life use. The lower portion below CR 228 was first listed on the 303(d) list for impaired water bodies in the year 2004 for bacteria levels. It is currently under a 5c classification. The upper portion of this segment above CR 228 was also placed on the 303(d) list. In 2004, it was listed for nonsupport of contact recreation due to elevated bacteria levels. It was listed in the year 2006 for nonsupport of aquatic life use due to depressed dissolved oxygen levels. Both of the listings within the upper portion are currently under a 5c classification.

Monitoring Performed Bi-Monthly

Field Parameters Bacterial Parameters
Dissolved Oxygen E. coli
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Photos

  • Downstream April

    Facing south, looking downstream from road crossing. Photo taken 2010-04-12

  • Downstream December

    Facing south, looking downstream from road crossing. Photo taken 2010-12-16

  • Upstream April

    Facing north, looking upstream from road crossing. Photo taken 2010-04-20

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