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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Office of Water Policy and Technical Guidance on Interpretation and Implementation of Aquatic Life Metals Criteria.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.
Publisher Oct 93
Year Published 1993
Stock Number PB94-118544
Additional Subjects Aquatic biology ; Metals ; Water pollution effects ; Water pollution monitoring ; Aquatic plants ; Aquatic animals ; Bioaccumulation ; Toxicity ; Risk assessment ; Water pollution standards ; Pollution regulations ; Federal government ; Guidelines ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB94-118544 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 02/27/1994
Collation 47p
The memorandum transmits Office of Water (OW) policy and guidance on the interpretation and implementation of aquatic life criteria for the management of metals. The issue covers a number of areas including the expression of aquatic life criteria; total maximum daily loads (TMDLs), permits, effluent monitoring, and compliance; and ambient monitoring. The memorandum covers each in turn. Attached to the policy memorandum are three guidance documents with additional technical details. They are: Guidance Document on Expression of Aquatic Life Criteria as Dissolved Criteria, Guidance Document on Dynamic Modeling and Translators, and Guidance Document on Monitoring.