Water Quality Standards Regulations: Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe
Presented are water quality standards in effect for Clean Water Act (CWA) purposes.
EPA is posting these standards as a convenience to users and has made a reasonable effort to assure their accuracy. For each document listed under "Tribe Standards in Effect for CWA Purposes", EPA has made a reasonable effort to identify parts of the standards that are disapproved or are otherwise not in effect for CWA purposes. Additionally, please note the documents may also contain provisions that EPA does not have the authority and duty to act on under the Clean Water Act because the provisions are not water quality standards.
Authority to Administer Standards Program
This tribe was granted treatment in a manner similar to a state (TAS) on October 16, 2002.
Tribe Standards in Effect for CWA Purposes
Tribe Issued Water Quality Standards The tribe’s initial water quality standards were approved on September 14, 2007. The standards include classifications, designated uses, water quality criteria, and other policies and procedures establishing water quality standards for waters of the tribe.
Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Water Quality Standards (pdf)
(Effective January 20, 2023)
Federally Proposed or Promulgated Standards
- None at this time.
The document suggests how states and authorized tribes can conduct online public hearings in lieu of in-person public hearings, consistent with federal public hearing requirements.