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RECORD NUMBER: 429 OF 3183
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Assessment of Nonpoint Source Impacts on Illinois Water Resources.|
|CORP Author||Illinois State Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield. Div. of Water Pollution Control.|
|Additional Subjects||Water quality ; Illinois ; Water pollution ; Surface waters ; Water resources ; Ground water ; Wetlands ; Tables(Data) ; Assessments ; Clean Water Act ; Water pollution control ; Water quality management ; Nonpoint sources|
Section 319 of the 1987 Clean Water Act was created to focus on the importance of controlling nonpoint sources of pollution. As required by Section 319, the report was developed to describe the nature, extent and effects of nonpoint source pollution on Illinois' surface waters, the cause of such pollution, and programs and methods used for controlling pollution. The Assessment additionally identifies in-place pollutant problem areas, statewide groundwater initiatives and studies, and ongoing efforts to inventory state wetlands resources.