Public Notice: The Blacks Fork Watershed E. coli Total Maximum Daily Load 45-day Public Comment Period

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice: The Blacks Fork Watershed E. coli Total Maximum Daily Load 45-day Public Comment Period

The 45-day public comment period for the Draft Blacks Fork Watershed E. coli Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) report will begin on October 15, 2018 and end on November 29, 2018. A TMDL is a plan to attain and maintain water quality standards in waters that are not currently meeting them (i.e., a “Water Quality Improvement Plan”). The TMDL defines by how much pollutant levels need to be reduced to meet water quality standards.

Comments on the Draft Blacks Fork Watershed E. coli Total Maximum Daily Load may be submitted beginning October 19, 2018 and ending at 5:00 p.m. (MST) on December 3, 2018. Written comments should be sent to Ronald Steg, Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, 510 Meadowview Drive, Lander, Wyoming, 82520.

The Draft Blacks Fork Watershed E. coli Total Maximum Daily Load is available at WDEQ’s website (http://deq.wyoming.gov/wqd/current-projects/). If you have any questions, please contact Ronald Steg at 307-335-6980 or ron.steg@wyo.gov.