(your state) Master Farmer Program. Add your university logo or program logo here. The Clean Water Act. Originated as the Water Pollution Control Act (WPCA) of 1948 WPCA amendments in 1970 created the EPA
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-includes run-off from wastewater treatment plants, CAFOs, oil refineries
-includes run-off from all agriculture, lawns, highways, parking lots, natural sources
Total Maximum Daily Load
A TMDL is the maximum amount of a pollutant (allocated among point, nonpoint, and natural sources) that can enter a water body and still comply with water quality standards. It is required for waters not meeting state / EPA approved water quality standards. TMDLs must also be approved by EPA.
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*Based on DRAFT 2002 305(b) List and subject to minor changes.
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Louisiana Master Farmer Program Collaborations/Partnerships
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Develop and list a time-line for implementation of the program state-wide by watershed.