Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog
RECORD NUMBER: 44 OF 87
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||National Summary of State Water Quality Standards: Phophorus, September 1980.|
|CORP Author||Nalesnik Associates, Inc., Washington, DC.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Criteria and Standards Div.|
|Additional Subjects||National government ; States(United States) ; Water pollution ; Phosphorus ; Surface waters ; Water consumption ; Agriculture ; Wildlife ; Recreation ; Industries ; Aquatic biology ; Toxicity ; Water quality standards|
This digest is compiled to provide general information to the public as well as to Federal, State, and local officials. It contains excerpts from the individual Federal-State water quality standards establishing pollutant specific criteria for interstate surface waters. The water quality standards program is implemented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency where responsibility for providing water quality recommendations, approving State-adopted standards for interstate waters, evaluating adherence to the standards, and overseeing enforcement of standards compliance, has been mandated by Congress.