Mud Creek at US 79 - TCEQ ID: 14477

Site Description

Mud Creek at US 79; 9.8 km East Of Jacksonville and 5.9 km West of New Summerfield.

Segment Description

Segment 0611C - Mud Creek (unclassified water body). Mud Creek is a 45-mile length freshwater stream extending from the confluence of the Angelina River east of Rusk in Cherokee County to the upstream perennial portion of the stream west of Troup in Smith County. It is designated for aquatic life, general, and recreational use.

Monitoring Performed Quarterly

Field Parameters Conventional Parameters Bacterial Parameters
Dissolved Oxygen Ammonia-N E. coli
Days Since Last Significant Rainfall Chloride  
Flow Severity Chlorophyll-a  
Instantaneous Stream Flow Pheophytin-a  
pH Sulfate  
Present Weather Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)  
Secchi Transparency Total Nitrate+Nitrite  
Specific Conductance Total Phosphorus  
Total Water Depth Total Suspended Solids (TSS)  
Water Temperature    



  • Upstream

    Facing north, looking upstream. Photo taken 2010-04-14

  • Downstream

    Facing south, looking downstream. Photo taken 2010-04-14

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