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RECORD NUMBER: 36 OF 58
|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.|
|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 ;|
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.