Water Protection Program

Regulatory Impact Report Reference Documents

General Rulemaking Documents

1. Missouri Revised Statutes, Chapter 536 – Administrative Procedure and Review

2. Missouri Rulemaking Manual, Missouri Secretary of State

3. Federal Clean Water Act

4. Missouri Clean Water Law – Chapter 640

5. Missouri Clean Water Law – Chapter 644

6. Proposed Amendment to 10 CSR 20-7.031, Water Quality Standards - Nov. 23, 2012, Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

7. Environmental Protection Agency letter to Missouri Department of Natural Resources, regarding Missouri's 2009 Water Quality Standards submittal, Aug. 16, 2011.

 

CWA Section 101(a) use designations [10 CSR 20-7.031(2)(A) – (J)]:

8.  Water Classification Workgroup Agendas, Missouri Water Protection Forum, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 15, 2012. Documents and information presented during these meetings are incorporated by reference and can be found at: http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/cwforum/adv-uncl-waters-wetlands.htm

9.  Environmental Protection Agency letter to Missouri Department of Natural Resources, regarding Missouri's 1994 and 1996 Water Quality Standards submittals, Sept. 8, 2000.

10. Document 64 Order, Missouri Coalition for the Environment Foundation v. Lisa P. Jackson and the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Case No. 10-04169-CV-C-NKL, Feb.16, 2012.

11. Document 65 Judgement, Missouri Coalition for the Environment Foundation v. Lisa P. Jackson and the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Case No. 10-04169-CV-C-NKL, Feb.16, 2012.

12. Sowa, S.P., D.D. Diamond, R. Abbitt, G. Annis, T. Gordon, M.E. Morey, G.R. Sorensen, and D. True. 2005. A Gap Analysis for Riverine Ecosystems of Missouri. Final Report, submitted to the USGS National Gap Analysis Program. 1675 pp.

13. 1999 Update of Ambient Water Quality Criteria for Ammonia, EPA-822-R-99-014, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Dec. 1999.

14. Total Ammonia Nitrogen Criteria Implementation Guidance, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Aug. 9, 2007.

15. Section 319 Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Grants, United States Environmental Protection Agency, http://water.epa.gov/polwaste/nps/cwact.cfm.

16. Section 319 Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Grants, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/nps/index.html.

17. Our Missouri Waters Initiative, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, http://dnr/mo/gov/omwi.htm.

18. Missouri's Phase I and Phase II Stormwater Communities, Revised Oct. 8, 2012, Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

19. 2010 Missouri Water Quality Report (Section 305(b) Report), Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 9, 2010.

20. Regulatory Impact Report, 10 CSR 20-7.031 Water Quality Standards, June 3, 2011, Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

21. 2012 Triennial Review of Water Quality Standards - Regulatory Impact Report Comments, Missouri Department of Conservation, Aug. 2, 2011.

22. 2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation, State Overview, United States Fish & Wildlife Service, Sept. 2012.

23. Missouri Clean Watersheds Needs Survey 2008, State Fact Sheet, United States Environmental Protection Agency, March 2010.

24. State of Missouri 604(b) Statewide Wastewater Assessment, Missouri Association of Councils of Government, July 2011.

25. Spreadsheet, Missouri Clean Water Information System (MoCWIS) and CAPDET cost estimate calculations, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Aug. 30, 2012.

26. Draft Guidance on Identifying Waters Protected by the Clean Water Act, United States Environmental Protection Agency and United States Army Corps of Engineers, April 2011.

27. Map – Classified Waters, Water Quality Standards Effective Oct. 30, 2009, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 4, 2010.

28. Map – Enhanced 1:100,000-scale streams, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 20, 2012.

29. Map – Enhanced 1:100,000-scale lakes and reservoirs, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 20, 2012.

 

Changes to Clean Water Act use designation definitions [10 CSR 20-7.031(1)(C)];

30. Water Classification Workgroup Agendas, Missouri Water Protection Forum, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 15, 2012. Documents and information presented during these meetings are incorporated by reference and can be found at: http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/cwforum/adv-uncl-waters-wetlands.htm

31. Presentation, Tiered Aquatic Life Use Framework, Water Classification Workgroup, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, July 17, 2012.

32. Sowa, S.P., D.D. Diamond, R. Abbitt, G. Annis, T. Gordon, M.E. Morey, G.R. Sorensen, and D. True. 2005. A Gap Analysis for Riverine Ecosystems of Missouri. Final Report, submitted to the USGS National Gap Analysis Program. 1675 pp.

 

Changes to the designation of Whole Body Contact Recreation and Secondary Contact Recreation as a result of Use Attainability Analyses.

33. 2009 WQS Triennial Review - EPA Recreational Use Change Disapprovals and Revised Recommendations for Interim Rulemaking, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Nov. 20, 2012. In addition to the document referenced above, specific Use Attainability Analysis (UAA) documents and information can be found on the UAA webpage at the following link: http://www.dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/uaa/index.html

34. Missouri Recreational Use Attainability Analyses: Water Body Survey and Assessment Protocol, Dec. 19, 2007, Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

35. Regulatory Impact Report for Proposed Rule Amendment to 10 CSR 20-7.031 Water Quality Standards, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Feb. 5, 2010.

 

Changes to use designations for specific water body segments.

36. Environmental Protection Agency letter to Missouri Department of Natural Resources, regarding Missouri's 2009 Water Quality Standards submittal, Aug. 16, 2011.

 

Updating references to Missouri's Antidegradation Implementation Procedures.

37. Missouri Antidegradation Implementation Procedure, May 2, 2012, Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

 

Revised delineation and mileages of Dry Fork Creek, Maries County.

38. Letter, Request for Reclassifying Portion of Dry Fork Creek, Maries County, from Kingsford Manufacturing Company, Belle, MO, to Missouri Department of Natural Resources, March 31, 2010.

39. Letter, Request for Change to Table J in Missouri's Water Quality Standards, from Missouri Department of Natural Resources to Kingsford Manufacturing Company, Belle, MO, Aug. 24, 2010.

40. Memo, Dry Fork Losing Stream Description in Table J and Kingsford Comments, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Feb. 14, 2012.

 

Revised definitions and criteria relating to wetlands.

41. Environmental Laboratory. 1987. Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual, Technical Report Y-87-1, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS.

42. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 2010. Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual: Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain Region (Version 2.0), ed. J.S. Wakeley, R.W. Lichvar, and C.V. Noble. ERDC/EL TR-10-20. Vicksburg, MS: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center.

43. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 2012. Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual: Eastern Mountains and Piedmont Region (Version 2.0), ed. J.F. Berkowitz, J.S. Wakeley, R.W. Lichvar, C.V. Noble. ERDC/EL TR-12-9.

44. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 2010. Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual: Midwest Region (Version 2.0), ed. J.S. Wakeley, R.W. Lichvar, and C.V. Noble. ERDC/EL TR-10-16. Vicksburg, MS: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center.

 

Revised delineation and mileages of water body segments.

45. MoCWIS Report, Summary of Proposed Revisions - Table G, Missouri Department of Natural Resaources, Aug. 29, 2012.

46. MoCWIS Report, Summary of Proposed Revisions - Table H,   Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Aug. 20, 2012.