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RECORD NUMBER: 14 OF 85
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||CWA section 403 : procedural and monitoring guidance.|
|CORP Author||Tetra Tech, Inc., Arlington, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Wetlands, Oceans and Watersheds.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water,|
|Report Number||68-C7-0008; EPA/842-B-94-003; EPA-68-C7-0008|
|Subjects||Marine pollution--Sampling--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Water--Pollution--Handbooks, manuals, etc.|
|Additional Subjects||Water pollution monitoring ; Ocean waste disposal ; Aquatic ecology ; Permits ; Water pollution control ; Marine biology ; Biological accumulation ; Environmental impacts ; Environmental protection ; Estuaries ; Benthos ; Water chemistry ; Clean Water Act ; Water pollution standards ; Pollution regulations ; Discharge(Water) ; Section 403 ; NPDES(National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System)|
|Collation||xxvii, 244, A-1-A-61, B1-B15 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
The purpose of the document is to provide the Regions and NPDES-authorized States with a framework for the decision-making process to be followed in making a section 403 determination and to provide them with guidance for identifying the type and level of monitoring that should be required as part of a permit issued under the no irreparable harm provisions of section 403. Chapter 2 of the document presents an explanation of, and procedural guidance for, the overall process to be followed when issuing an NPDES permit in compliance with section 403 of the Clean Water Act. Chapter 3 discusses options for monitoring under the basis of no irreparable harm. Chapter 4 presents a summary of monitoring methods with potential applications to 403 discharges.
"EPA 842-B-94-003." "March 1994." "This document was prepared by Tetra Tech, Inc., under EPA contract number 68-C7-0008"--Page xiii. Includes bibliographical references.
Appendix B: Ocean discharge criteria published at FR vol. 45, no. 194, [pg.] 65942-65954, October 3, 1980.