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National Coastal Condition Report
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-09)
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and seven other federal agencies developed a Clean Water Action Plan to protect public health and restore our nation's waterways ...
Occurrence Estimation Methodology and Occurrence Findings Report for the Six-year Review of Existing National Primary Drinking Water Regulations - DRAFT
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2002-03)
This report presents a detailed review of the contaminant occurrence data used and the statistical methods developed to estimate regulated contaminant occurrence in public drinking water systems. These regulated contaminant ...
National Beach Guidance and Performance Criteria for Recreation Waters - DRAFT
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-07)
Coastal and shoreline development, wastewater collection and treatment facilities, septic tanks, animal feeding operations, urban runoff, disposal of human waste from boats, and bathers themselves all contribute to fecal ...
National Coastal Condition Report II
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2004-12)
This report is the second in a series and describes the ecological and environmental conditions in U.S. coastal waters. It summarizes the condition of ecological resources in the estuaries of the United States and highlights ...
Status Report on the Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Program for the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2000-05)
In the Mexican Border region, pollutants from both countries are entering shared waterways due to inadequately treated sewage. This, along with inadequately treated drinking water, is impacting the health of border residents ...
Bioaccumulation Testing and Interpretation for the Purpose of Sediment Quality Assessment: Status and Needs
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2000-02)
The purpose of this document is to describe existing knowledge on the use of bioaccumulation data as part of sediment quality assessments. This document: Provides a comprehensive summary of existing knowledge on bioaccumulation; ...
Ambient Water Quality Criteria Recommendations: Information Supporting the Development of State and Tribal Nutrient Criteria for Rivers and Streams in Nutrient Ecoregion V
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-12)
This document presents EPA's nutrient criteria for Rivers and Streams in Nutrient Ecoregion V. These criteria provide EPA's recommendations to States and authorized Tribes for use in establishing their water quality standards ...
National Management Measures Guidance to Control Nonpoint Source Pollution from Marinas and Recreational Boating
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-11)
This national management measures guidance for marinas and recreational boating provides guidance to states, territories, authorized tribes, and the public regarding management measures that may be used to reduce nonpoint ...
2003 National Clean Water Act Recognition Awards Ceremony
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2003-09)
No abstract available.
Methodology for Deriving Ambient Water Quality Criteria for the Protection of Human Health (2000)
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2000-10)
This document presents EPA's recommended Methodology for developing ambient water quality criteria as required under Section 304(a) of the Clean Water Act (CWA). The Methodology is guidance for scientific human health ...