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2022 Year In Review

An map of the Maumee Area of Concern with sub-watersheds highlighted in different colors.

Highlights:

  • BUI 1, Restrictions on Fish and Wildlife Consumption, was removed!
  • Management Action Projects:
    • AquaMAPs – 32 of 35 projects are funded and several projects are underway.
    • SedMAPs – 3 of 8 projects are fully funded, while the remaining 5 are partially funded. The 3 funded projects are completed as of November 2022.
    • WildMAPs – All 21 of 21 projects are funded, and 14 projects have been completed as of November 2022.

Outreach:

The Maumee AOC Committee works toward fishable and swimmable waters in the Maumee Area of Concern and delisting the beneficial use impairments. The Committee is working towards all major restoration projects being completed by 2025, through collaboration of partners and volunteer opportunities by its facilitating organization, Partners for Clean Streams. The committee is made up of representatives from various organizations, citizens, businesses and non-government agencies to build long term solutions to the area’s water quality issues.