||Ambient water quality criteria recommendations information supporting the development of state and tribal nutrient criteria for lakes and reservoirs in nutrient ecoregion XIV : eastern coastal plain including all or parts of the states of South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine, and the authorized tribes within the ecoregion. [electronic resource] :
|| U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Office of Science and Technology, Health and Ecological Criteria Division,
Water quality standards;
Nutrino ecoregion XIV;
Clean Water Act;
Regional Technical Assistance Groups(RTAGs);
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Water quality--Standards--East (U.S.);
Nutrient pollution of water--East (U.S.);
Water quality management--East (U.S.);
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||EPA developed the National Strategy for the Development Regional Nutrient Criteria (National Strategy) in June 1998. The strategy presents EPA's intentions to develop technical guidance manuals for four types of waters (lakes and reservoirs, rivers and streams estuaries and coastal water, and wetlands) and produce section 304(a) criteria for specific nutrient Ecoregions by the end of 2000. In addition, the Agency formed Regional Technical Assistance Groups (RTAGs), which include State and Tribal representatives working to develop more refined and localized nutrient criteria based on approaches described in the waterbody guidance manuals. This document presents EPA's current recommended criteria for total phosphorus (TP), total nitrogen (TN), chlorophyll a, and Secchi for lakes and reservoirs in Nutrient Ecoregion XIV (Eastern Coastal Plain), which were derived using the procedures described in the Lakes and Reservoirs Nutrient Criteria Technical Guidance Manual (U.S. EPA, 2000a).
||Title from title screen (viewed on July 10, 2003). "December 2001." Includes bibliographical references. "EPA 822-B-01-011."
||Electronic data.; System requirements: WWW browser and PDF reader.; Mode of access: Internet from the EPA web site. Address as of 3/21/08: http://www.epa.gov/waterscience/criteria/nutrient/ecoregions/lakes/lakes%5F14.pdf; current access available via PURL.
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||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Health and Ecological Criteria Division.
||Information supporting the development of state and tribal nutrient criteria, lakes and reservoirs in nutrient ecoregion XIV\ Lakes and reservoirs in nutrient ecoregion XIV
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||EP 2.2:AM 1/15; EPA 822-B-01-011
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