Category: Water Quality

June 24, 2020 Agenda: Water Quality Board

Meeting Materials Audio Agenda (258 KB) Packet (1.4 MB) Pending Minutes Minutes: Approval of minutes for April 22, 2020, Water Quality Board Meeting (Jennifer Grant) Executive Secretary’s Report (Erica Gaddis) Sudweeks Award Presentation (Jennifer Grant) Funding Requests: Financial Status Report (Emily Cantón) Summary of Current Financial Assistance Applications (John Mackey) Perry City Request for Loan …

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Nonpoint Source Projects and Success Stories

Project Map The Utah Nonpoint Source (NPS) Pollution Program was created in 1990 to address nonpoint source pollution in the state. Nonpoint source pollution occurs when rain or snow runoff picks up pollutants, contaminants, or excess nutrients and enters rivers, streams, rivers, lakes, and groundwater. The Federal Clean Water Act (CWA) and Utah Water Quality …

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Kellerstrass

2020 Public Notice Kellerstrass Ogden AST Bulk Plant Public Notice (11 KB) Close of Comments: July 13, 2020 Public Hearing: None Contact (Email): Wynn John Type: Corrective Action

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Utah Scientists Using Sewage to Track Coronavirus

Utah Scientists Using Sewage to Track Coronavirus

In April, a pilot program was launched to determine whether monitoring sewage for coronavirus could provide a useful tool for public health officials for early detection of rising infections, monitoring overall community infection trends, and confirmation of low infection rates.

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Agricultural Voluntary Incentive Program

June 2020 Utah Division of Water Quality in cooperation with The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food Contact Hannah Freeze Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (435) 764 -6258 Jim Bowcutt Division of Water Quality (801) 536-4336 The goal of the Agriculture Voluntary Incentive Program (VIP) is to implement practices that can increase crop yields, …

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Farmington Pond
E. coli Monitoring 2020

Update June 29, 2020 Samples collected from Farmington Pond on June 19, 2020, and June 25, 2020 showed an increase in E. coli levels from previous samples. Concentrations remain above the recreational health advisory threshold of 409 MPN per 100 mL. The health advisory remains in effect. Sample Dates and MPN Values June 25, 2020: …

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