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Introduction to Section 319 of the Clean Water Act (CWA): Nonpoint Source (NPS) Management Program - Part 1

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This course is part of the Clean Water Act Web Training Series.

Contact Information

For more information about this course, please contact:
 Nancy Arazan
Phone: 202-566-0815

Related Topics


  • Nonpoint Source Pollution


  • Watershed Protection

Take Note: Information presented below is specific to tribal participants and may not apply to all attendees.

Level of Training: 100    Explanation of training levels
Course Description: There will be four sessions of the Introduction to CWA section 319 webinar. Each session will focus on a unique set of concepts:

  • Session 1: July 22, 2009: Discussion of NPS pollution, common best management practices, and using section 106 or other funding (other than 319) to help implement a NPS Program.
  • Session 2: August 12, 2009: Discussion of 319 eligibility requirements and developing or revising NPS assessment and management plans.
  • Session 3: TBD: Discussion of base and competitive funding processes and developing a good work plan.
  • Session 4: TBD: Discussion of outreach and education tools to gain support for watershed assessments, watershed plans, and implementing management practices to address polluted runoff.

URL: http://www.epa.gov/owow/nps/tribal/index.html


Date/Time Location
July 22, 2009
1-2:30 pm EST
August 12, 2009
1-2:30 pm EST

Course Details

Target Audience: Tribes only.
Is there a final test associated with the course?: No
Is there a certificate of completion presented at the conclusion of the course?: Yes

Other relevant notes: None

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