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Total Maximum Daily Load Development Guidelines

Publication number Date Published
97-315November 1996
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Author(s) TMDL Workgroup
Description A set of seven guidelines were prepared to ensure consistency in developing Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) reports. The guidelines apply to TMDL reports developed by the Environmental Investigations and Laboratory Services Program at the Washington State Department of Ecology.
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Keywords stream, guidance, investigation, chemical oxygen demand, guidelines, metals, environmental, flow, application, model, water, chemical, water quality, TMDL, Total Maximum Daily Load, point source, NPDES, laboratory, dissolved oxygen, effluent