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Water: Tribal Training

Introduction to Water Quality Standards (WQS)


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Registration Contact
For more information about this course, please contact:

Frances Deselle
 Phone: 202-566-0375
Related Topics


  • Clean Water Act
  • Water Quality Standards (WQS)
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: This webcast will provide an introduction to Water Quality Standards (WQS). The webcast will highlight the three major components of tribal and state water quality standards (designated uses, water quality criteria, and the antidegradation policy). It will also include a discussion of water quality certifications under the Clean Water Act (CWA) and feature a case study by a tribal representative who will describe how CWA-EPA approved water quality standards protect the tribe's water resources. Presenters are to be determined. 

Date/Time Location
September 24, 2010
1:00-3:00 pm EST

Course Details

Target Audience: Tribes
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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