News and Announcements

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.

Draft Combined 2018/2020 Integrated Report Now Available for Review and Public Comment October 21, 2020, to December 21, 2020

The Integrated Report (IR) summarizes the overall condition of Utah’s waters and identifies waters that fail to meet water quality standards and support beneficial uses. The Division of Water Quality (DWQ) invites the public to comment on the draft IR during the 60-day comment period using a convenient online form. Read more…

Utah Inland Port Storm Water Sampling and Analysis Plan

This Sampling and Analysis Plan was prepared by DWQ for the collection of storm water samples required to establish baseline water quality conditions associated with the Utah Inland Port (UIP) and quantify impacts to water quality before, during and following development. This information will help direct the implementation of best management practices and mitigation measures to protect and improve water quality within the UIP area.

2021 Nonpoint Source Pollution Grants

The Division of Water Quality would like to thank all those that applied for Nonpoint Source Pollution Grants. Many great applications were received, and we look forward to working with our partners to help improve water quality throughout the state as these projects are implemented

Public Notices

Erica Gaddis, Director

Erica Gaddis, Director

P.O. Box 144870
Salt Lake City, Utah

Phone: (801) 536-4300
FAX: (801) 536-4301 Contacts

Environmental Incidents

(801) 536-4123


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