Category: Water Quality

Water Quality Laws and Rules:
Proposed Rule Changes

The following table gives information and links for water quality rules which are currently under revision. The official publication for announcing such changes is the Utah State Bulletin, published on the 1st and 15th of each month by the Division of Administrative Rules (DAR) and available on their Website. Changes are proposed for the following …

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EPA Multi-State Monitoring

EPA and the states and tribes in the watershed have worked together to identify watershed-wide and state- and tribe-specific priorities to supplement previous and ongoing monitoring and assessment activities, enhance understanding of the condition of the San Juan watershed, and identify future opportunities for improving watershed protection. The 2017 WIIN Act appropriation ensures that EPA, …

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Suspended Sediments

The Division of Water Quality (DWQ) is working with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to monitor suspended sediment concentration (SSC) in the San Juan River using acoustic Doppler velocity meters (ADVM). This is a 10-year project that began in 2018 and will take place at a single site on the San Juan River near Mexican …

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