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Main Title Total Maximum Daily Load of Sediment in the Patapsco River Lower North Branch Watershed, Baltimore City and Baltimore, Howard, Carroll and Anne Arundel Counties, Maryland. Final.
CORP Author Maryland Dept. of the Environment, Baltimore.; Environmental Protection Agency, Philadelphia, PA. Region III.
Year Published 2011
Stock Number PB2013-111069
Additional Subjects Total maximum daily load ; Sediments ; Ecology ; Watersheds ; Nutrients ; Sediments ; Phosphorus ; Pollutants ; Dissolved oxygen ; Water Quality Limited Segments(WQLSs)
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NTIS  PB2013-111069 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/17/2014
Collation 69p
Abstract
This document, upon approval by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), establishes a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) for sediment in the Patapsco River Lower North Branch watershed (basin number 02130906) (2010 Integrated Report of Surface Water Quality in Maryland Assessment Unit ID: MD-02130906). Section 303(d) of the federal Clean Water Act (CWA) and the EPAs implementing regulations direct each state to identify and list waters, known as water quality limited segments (WQLSs), in which current required controls of a specified substance are inadequate to achieve water quality standards. For each WQLS, the State is required to either establish a TMDL of the specified substance that the waterbody can receive without violating water quality standards, or demonstrate that water quality standards are being met (CFR 2008b).