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Below is EPA's National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) general permit and supporting documents for federal aquaculture facilities and aquaculture facilities located in Indian Country within the boundaries of Washington State.
Permit expires: July 31, 2021
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- NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(106 pp, 2 MB, June 9, 2016)
Fact Sheet, NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(91 pp, 2 MB,
Describes technical basis for permit.
Response to Comments, NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(14 pp, 310 K,
EPA's responses to comments received on the draft NPDES general permit.
Biological Evaluation, NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(191 pp, 2 MB,
EPA's Biological Evaluation for Endangered Species Act Section 7 Consultation.
- Water Sampling and Testing for Formaldehyde at Northwest Fish Hatcheries (PDF)(124 pp, 16 MB, August 2017, EPA-910-R-17-005)
Categorical Exclusion Determination for Chief Joseph Fish Hatchery, NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(2 pp, 1 MB,
June 8, 2016)
Categorical exclusion under NEPA for continued coverage of the Chief Joseph Fish Hatchery under the reissued general permit.
Annual Report Form, NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(8 pp, 438 K)
Blank form for reporting annual operations.
Notice of Intent (NOI) Form, NPDES General Permit #WAG130000 (PDF)(16 pp, 585 K)
Blank form for applying for coverage under the NPDES general permit.