Polluted Runoff: Nonpoint Source (NPS) Pollution
Tribal Nonpoint Source Program Consultation
EPA seeks to better understand how the national NPS program can better support Tribes and Nations through action(s) in the CWA §319 program. Click here to learn more about the Consultation and Coordination on Potential EPA Actions to Increase Tribal Capacity to Maintain and Expand Nonpoint Source Management Programs.
Comment period 2 is open from October 24 to December 23, 2022! Submit comments via our web form here.
New NPS Resource
CWSRF Best Practices Guide for Financing Nonpoint Source Solutions (pdf) - This guide is designed to help the 51 state-level CWSRF programs apply best practices to address the challenge of nonpoint source (NPS) pollution. The guide suggests strategies and provides helpful case studies of successful and innovative partnerships underway across the country.
New NPS Resource for Land Trusts!
The Healthy Watersheds team has released a new resource to support watershed conservation: Advancing Watershed Protection Through Land Conservation: A Guide for Land Trusts (pdf)
More information on the Healthy Watersheds Team and watershed protection can be found here.