Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Regulation for Nutrient Enriched Waters and Dischargers within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed [9 VAC 25 ‑ 40]
|Description||Provides for the control of discharges of nutrients from point source discharges affecting waters that have been designated "nutrient enriched waters" in the Water Quality Standards (9 VAC 25-260-5 et seq.).|
|State Authority||Sections (62.1-44.15 )10 , (62.1-44.15 a3 ) and (62.1-44.15 )14 of the Code of Virginia|
|Federal Authority||Section 303 of the Clean Water Act|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
To decrease or have no significant increase in the quantity of nuisance algae or aquatic plants found in waters designated nutrient enriched.
|Name / Title:||Allan Brockenbrough|
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)698-4147 FAX: (804)698-4032 TDD: ()-|