Public Comment Form

WA0030597 Big Lake NPDES Permit Renewal

We invite you to comment on the Big Lake National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System water quality permit.

This draft permit was previously open for public comment in 2019. The draft now open for comment has added conditions to address effluent nitrogen. There is a new requirement to minimize nitrogen through optimization of treatment processes and an annual cap on the mass of total nitrogen discharged. 

Please note that this comment form is for the purpose of submitting a comment to the Washington State Department of Ecology. Contact information is necessary if you want to receive future notices or responses related to this topic.

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Comments are due by July 24, 2020
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Next steps: After the comment period ends, Ecology will review and respond to comments. Ecology will then finalize and issue the permit if appropriate, and will update those who have provided contact information.

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