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All Duluth Streams

Time
Period
Data
Available
 

Geomorphic Characteristics and Classification of Duluth-Area Streams, Minnesota.
Fitzpatrick, F.A., Peppler,M.C., DePhilip, M.M. and Lee, K.E.. USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5029.

This includes > 20 streams including, from West to East: Mission Creek, Sargent Creek, U.S. Steel Creek, Morgan Park, Stewart Creek, Lenroot Creek, Knowlton Creek, Kingsbury Creek, 62nd Avenue Creek, Keene Creek, Merritt Creek, Miller Creek, Buckingham Creek, Coffee Creek, Brewery Creek, Greys Creek, Chester Creek, Tischer Creek, 34th to 50th Ave. Creeks, Amity Creek, Lester River.

[ 7.2 MB pdf file ]

2003-2004
 
  Duluth Metropolitan Area Streams Snowmelt Runoff Study.
J. Anderson, T. Estabrooks and J. McDonnell, March 2000, Duluth Regional Office. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St. Paul, MN 55155.
[Web page]
   

Amity, Keene, Kingsbury, Miller Creeks

   
  Duluth Metropolitan Area Streams Snowmelt Runoff Study.
Anderson, J., Estabrooks, T., McDonnell, J. March 2000. MPCA.
[1.0 MB pdf file]
1999
 

Amity Creek

   
  Amity Restoration Assessment: Water quality, fish, bugs, people. Axler, R., Brady, V. 2013. Lake Superior Coastal Program. [4.2 MB pdf file]
2013
 
  Restoring impaired Superior tributaries: stormwater BMP evaluation, education and outreach. 2011. 319 report to MPCA-Duluth. [2.3 MB pdf file]

July 2011

 
  Amity Creek Sediment and Erosion Reconnaissance. 2009. South St. Louis SWCD [138 KB pdf file]
2009
 
  Amity Creek Geomorphology Survey, August 2004.
Anderson, J., 2004, unpublished pilot project, MPCA-Duluth.
[ Report -- 1.2 MB pdf file ]   [ Data Spreadsheet -- 1.1 MB Excel file ]
2004
 

Keene Creek

   
  Grassy Point, Duluth Harbor in Lake Superior Ecosystem
Minnesota DNR.
[Web page]
1995 - Present
 

Kingsbury Creek

   
  Kingsbury Creek Erosion Project
Great Lakes Basin Program for Soil Erosion and Sediment Control
Great Lakes Comission.
[Web page]
October 1993 - October 1996
 

Lester/Amity Watershed

   
  Amity Restoration Assessment: Water quality, fish, bugs, people. Axler, R., Brady, V. 2013. Lake Superior Coastal Program. [4.2 MB pdf file]
2013
 
  Restoring impaired Superior tributaries: stormwater BMP evaluation, education and outreach. 2011. 319 report to MPCA-Duluth. [2.3 MB pdf file]

July 2011

 
 

Weber Stream Restoration Initiative Annual Update 2010
[839 KB pdf file]

June 2010
 
 

Amity Creek Sediment and Erosion Reconnaissance

[138 KB pdf file]

November 2009
 
  Weber Stream Construction Project Status 2008
[258 KB pdf file]
October 2008
 
  Weber Stream Restoration Initiative Annual Update 2008
[375 KB pdf file]
July 2008
 
  Weber Stream Restoration Initiative.
Breneman, D. Lake Superior Angler, the magazine of the Lake Superior Steelhead Association. 2007 Fishing Annual edition.
[1.5 MB pdf file]
2007
 

Miller Creek

   
  Miller Creek Watershed Map
[103 KB pdf file]
   
 

High-resolution maps of forest-urban watersheds present an opportunity for ecologists and managers. Kirk Stueve, Hollenhorst, T., Kelly, J., Johnson, L., Host, G. 2014. Landscape Ecology. [3.8 MB pdf file]

June 2014

 
  Restoring impaired Superior tributaries: stormwater BMP evaluation, education and outreach. 2011. 319 report to MPCA-Duluth. [2.3 MB pdf file]

July 2011

 
  Miller Creek Macroinvertebrate, Habitat, and Temperature Report. Brady, V. and D. Breneman. 2010. In support of the Miller Creek temperature TMDL study, June 2010. Prepared for the South Saint Louis Soil and Water Conservation District.
Center for Water and the Environment, Natural Resources Research Institute University of Minnesota Duluth, MN 55811-1442.
NRRI Technical Report Number NRRI/TR-2010/11.
[1.2 MB pdf file]
May 2008  
 

Sediment Management Plan for Miller Creek and Coffee Creek. Prepared for the City of Duluth by Barr Engineering Company.

[2.5 MB pdf file]
Dec. 2006  
  Herb, W. R. and H. G. Stefan. 2009. Stream temperature modeling of Miller Creek, Duluth, MN. TMDL Report for Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St. Paul, MN, October 2009. St. Anthony falls Hydraulics Laboratory Proj. Rep. 535, U. of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455.
[2.4 MB pdf file]
   
  Erickson, T.O., W.R. Herb, and H. G. Stefan. 2010. Streamflow modeling of Miller Creek, Duluth, MN. TMDL Report for Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St. Paul, MN, October 2009. St. Anthony falls Hydraulics Laboratory Proj. Rep. 536, U. of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455.
[2.0 MB pdf file]  
   
  Miller Creek Diagnostic Study and Implementation Plan
Clean Water Partnership Phase I Report, South St. Louis Soil and Water Conservation District, August 2001.
[2.41 MB pdf file]   [SSLSWCD web page]
1996 -1998
temperature, chloride, TSS, flow, conductivity, macroinvertebrates, fish, habitat
  Miller Creek Watershed Project
Minnesota DNR.
[Web page]
1994 - Present
 
  Miller Creek Watershed Wetland Functional Analysis
South St. Louis Soil & Water Conservation District.
[157 KB pdf file]
   
  Miller Creek Stormwater Modeling Project
The Lake Superior Decision Support Project,
University of MN Duluth, Natural Resources Research Institute.
[ Report -- 4.4 MB pdf file ]   [Web page]
   
  Flash Flood interactive development scenarios -- a prototype utility that provides interactive simulations of the transport of water, suspended sediments and total phosphorus at 6 stations in Miller Creek spanning most of the stream course.
[Web page]
   
     

St. Louis Bay

   
  Impact of Western Lake Superior Sanitary District advanced wastewater treatment plant on water quality in St. Louis Bay.
McCollor, S. MPCA.
[0.4 MB pdf file]
1988
Turb., Conductivity, BOD, COD, Total Solids, TSS, Organic N, Total Ammonia, Nitrate-Nitrite, Kjeldahl Nitrogen, TP, Magnesium, Chlorides, Sulfates, Copper, Lead, Total Coliform, Fecal Coliform, Color, pH, Mercury...

Cloquet Area

 

Assessing Wetlands using Ecological Indicators -Stream and Small River Floodplain Wetlands
S. Galatowitsch et al. 1997, U. of Minnesota Department of Horticultural Science. [Website]

   
  Lake Superior Watershed Assessment (MPCA 2004) identifies and discusses water quality issues of major and minor watersheds draining into Lake Superior. [Website]

Simian and Otter Creek are noted in several tables in Chapter 7.
[8.2 MB pdf file]

   

 

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