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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 16-379


Stream Redesignation Evaluations

[46 Pa.B. 1287]
[Saturday, March 5, 2016]

 Under 25 Pa. Code § 93.4d (relating to processing of petitions, evaluations and assessments to change a designated use) the Department of Environmental Protection (Department) gives notice that an evaluation will be conducted on the stream sections listed to determine the proper aquatic life use designation in the Commonwealth's Water Quality Standards.

Stream Name County Tributary To
Emeigh Run Cambria West Branch Susquehanna River
UNT 4088 to Lehigh Canal, source to Phifer Ice
 Dam Inlet
Carbon Lehigh Canal
UNT 3336 to Lehigh Canal ''Morgan Valley Run'' Northampton Lehigh Canal
UNT 2204 to Little Schuylkill River Schuylkill, Berks Little Schuylkill River
UNT 54466 to Marsh Run Crawford Marsh Run
Martins Creek Northampton Delaware River
Holt Run Centre Bald Eagle Creek
Big Spring Creek mainstem, Rt. 641 (Carlisle
 Newville Rd.) Bridge to mouth
Cumberland Conodoguinet Creek
UNT 2248 ''Rabbit Run'' to Little Schuylkill River Schuylkill Little Schuylkill River
Penns Creek, source to Pine Creek Centre Centre
Aylesworth Creek Lackawanna Lackawanna River
Brace Brook Susquehanna, Wayne Lackawanna River
UNT 3338 to Lehigh River Northampton Lehigh River
UNT 45591 to Stonycreek River Somerset Stonycreek River
Little Dent Run Cameron Bennett Branch Sinnemahoning Creek
Peet Brook Potter Allegheny River
UNT 4074 to Mahoning Creek Schuylkill Mahoning Creek
Sand Run Tioga Wilson Creek
Stony Run Union Laurel Run
UNT 22968 to Spring Creek Centre Spring Creek
Mosquito Creek Lycoming West Branch Susquehanna River
Douglas Run Cambria, Indiana West Branch Susquehanna River
Fishing Creek mainstem, Cedar Run to UNT 22417
 ''Axe Factory Hollow''
Clinton Bald Eagle Creek
Rauchtown Creek Lycoming, Clinton UNT Antes Creek
Sixpenny Creek Berks Schuylkill River
Laurel Run Huntingdon Great Trough Creek

 Persons who have technical data concerning the water quality, instream habitat or biological condition of these stream sections are encouraged to make it available to the Department for consideration in the assessment. These assessments may lead to recommendations to the Environmental Quality Board for redesignation.

 Data should be submitted to Mark Brickner, Division of Water Quality Standards, Bureau of Clean Water, P. O. Box 8774, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8774 or Data should be submitted within 30 days of this notice. Questions concerning this evaluation can be directed to Mark Brickner at (717) 787-9637.

 Persons in need of accommodations as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 should contact Mark Brickner directly at (717) 783-9719 or through the Pennsylvania AT&T Relay Service at (800) 654-5984 (TDD) to discuss how the Department may accommodate their needs.


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 16-379. Filed for public inspection March 4, 2016, 9:00 a.m.]

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