Prepared for
The Partnership for the Saginaw Bay Watershed

The Partnership for the Saginaw Bay Watershed (Partnership) hired Public Sector Consultants Inc. (PSC) to conduct an assessment of current beach monitoring efforts, including beach closings, to advance the delisting of the Beach Closings Beneficial Use Impairment (BUI) in the Saginaw River/​Bay Area of Concern (AOC) pursuant to state delisting criteria. Since 1987, through stakeholder involvement, planning, and targeted restorative actions, two BUIs have been delisted Tainting of Fish And Wildlife Flavor and Restrictions on Drinking Water Consumption or Taste and Odor Problems.

A copy of the full report is available below.