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Water: Module 1

Basic Course: Key Concepts (Module 1.f)

Key WQS Components: State/Tribe Specific

Module 1. WQS Program Overview

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In developing water quality standards, a State or Tribe needs to establish the following as cornerstones of an effective water quality program. The State/Tribe's standards should take into account its specific water bodies and local circumstances.

Each of these WQS components is covered more fully in the respective modules of this online course. An additional module of the course addresses State/Tribal submission of its water quality standards for review by EPA.

For informational purposes only–Not official statements of EPA policy.

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