Section 319 Nonpoint Source Program Success Story, Illinois: Implementing Agricultural Best Management Practices Restores Aquatic Life Use
|EPA Number: ||841F08001HH|
|Date of Publication:||January, 2009|
|Audience||Adult Public, concerned citizens|
Uncontrolled runoff from non-irrigated crop production had impaired the aquatic life designated use of Dutchman Creek, causing the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (Illinois EPA) to add the creek to the 1998 Clean Water Act section 303(d) list of impaired waters for nutrients and siltation. More...