Buck Creek at FM 1818 - TCEQ ID: 16098

Site Description

Buck Creek at FM 1818, 4.72 km West of FM 844/FM 1818 and 17.94 km East of Diboll.

Segment Description

Segment 0604N - Buck Creek (unclassified water body). Buck Creek includes 23 miles of freshwater stream from its confluence with Biloxi Creek south of Huntington to a point 2.1 miles upstream of FM 1475, northwest of Huntington in Angelina County. This segment is designated for contact recreation, general use, and aquatic life 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    

 

Photos

  • Upstream April 2010

    Facing north, standing on bridge looking upstream. Photo taken 2010-04-20

  • Upstream October 2010

    Facing north, looking upstream. Photo taken 2010-10-20

  • Downstream April 2010

    Facing south, standing on bridge looking downstream. Photo taken 2010-04-20

  • Downstream October 2010 #1

    Facing south, looking downstream. Photo taken 2010-10-20

  • Downstream October 2010 #2

    Facing south, looking downstream. Photo taken 2010-10-20

  • Downstream April 2011

    Facing south, looking downstream. Photo taken 2011-04-12

  • Tadpoles & Algae

    Tadpoles & Algae in isolated pool upstream of bridge. Photo taken 2011-04-12

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