Impaired Waterbody Public Forum

August 11, 2018

White River Waterkeeper - Jessie Green Hosts 303d Discussion Forum

Norfork Brewing Company located at 13980 S. Hy5 in Norfork, AR 

Saturday, August 11 -  4 - 6 p.m. 

Come gather and learn with others what an "impaired" waterbody is.  Jessie Green, White River Waterkeeper will present information and facilitate this forum on particular concerns of tributaries to the Buffalo River as well as the Buffalo.  ADEQ has schedule a public meeting for Friday, August 17, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. 

See Friends event http://friendsoftherivers.org/events/view/190/public-hearing-on-impaired-waterbody-303d-2018-list- for more details on this meeting. 


Background 

The 303(d) list is developed by ADEQ every two years under provisions of Section 303(d) of the Federal Clean Water Act. ADEQ assesses water quality monitoring data from numerous locations around the state and utilizes a comprehensive assessment methodology to determine which waters are not meeting their designated uses or water quality standards as listed in the Arkansas Water Quality Standards (Regulation 2 of the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission).







Watch for details on https://www.facebook.com/WhiteRiverWaterkeeper/









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