Section 319 Nonpoint Source Program Success Story, Nebraska: Land Treatment Practices Lower Atrazine Levels
|EPA Number: ||841F08001S|
|Date of Publication:||September, 2008|
|Audience||Adult Public, concerned citizens|
Routine monitoring conducted by the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) in 1997 identified high concentrations of atrazine in southeast Nebraska’s Swan 5A Reservoir, prompting DEQ to add it to the state’s 1998 Clean Water Act section 303(d) list of impaired waters for atrazine. More...