General Rulemaking Documents

1. Missouri Rulemaking Manual, Missouri Secretary of State
http://www.sos.mo.gov/adrules/manual/manual.asp

2. Missouri Revised Statutes, Chapter 536 – Administrative Procedure and Review
http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/chapters/chapText536.html

3. Missouri Clean Water Law – Chapter 640
http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/chapters/chapText640.html

4. Missouri Clean Water Law – Chapter 644
http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/chapters/chapText644.html

5. Missouri Water Quality Standards – Chapter 7, Water Quality
http://s1.sos.mo.gov/cmsimages/adrules/csr/current/10csr/10c20-7a.pdf

6. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Public Notice of Intent to Initiate Triennial Review of Missouri Water Quality Standards, May 2, 2014
http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/docs/2014-triennial-review-pn-050214.pdf

7. Federal Clean Water Act
http://www3.epa.gov/npdes/pubs/cwatxt.txt

8.Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 40 Protection of Environment
http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?tpl=/ecfrbrowse/Title40/40tab_02.tpl

 

a. Waters of the State Definition

9. Missouri Revised Statutes, Chapter 644 Water Pollution, Section 644.016.1, August 28, 2015
http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/stathtml/64400000161.html

10. Missouri 98th General Assembly, House Bill No. 92, 0070S.02T, August 28, 2015

b. Mixing Zones and Zones of Initial Dilution

11. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Technical Support Document for Water Quality-based Toxics Control, (EPA-505-2-90-001), March 1991
http://water.epa.gov/scitech/datait/models/upload/2002_10_25_npdes_pubs_owm0264.pdf

 

c. Hardness

12. Missouri Secretary of State, Water Quality Standards, 10 CSR 20-7.031, Mar. 30, 1994

 

d. pH

13. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Quality Criteria for Water, (PB-263 943), 1976
http://water.epa.gov/scitech/swguidance/standards/upload/2009_01_13_criteria_redbook.pdf

 

e. General Criteria Revisions

14. Letter, Missouri Pork Association, Missouri Corn Growers Association, Missouri Soybean Association, Missouri Farm Bureau, Re: Lake Numeric Nutrient Criteria, October 15, 2015

15. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Protection of Downstream Waters in Water Quality Standards: Frequently Asked Questions, (EPA-820-F-14-001), June 2014

16. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Templates for Narrative Downstream Protection Criteria in State Water Quality Standards, (EPA-820-F-14-002), June 2014
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-01/documents/narrative-templates.pdf

 

f. Antidegradation Implementation Procedure

17. Letter, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Re: 3rd Action Letter on March 19, 2014 Water Quality Standards Submittal, November 17, 2015
http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/docs/3rd-action-letter-3-19-14-submittal.pdf

18. Letter, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Re: Antidegradation Implementation Methods (Idaho Docket Number 58-0102-1001), July 23, 2013
http://www3.epa.gov/region10/pdf/water/wqs/id_de_minimis_disapproval_072313.pdf

19. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, DRAFT Missouri Antidegradation Rule and Implementation Procedure, Revised April 6, 2016

20. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Missouri Antidegradation Rule and Implementation Procedure, Revised May 7, 2008
http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/docs/aip-cwc-appr-050708.pdf

 

g. Losing Stream Reference and Table J

21. GIS Data, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Losing_Stream
http://dnr.mo.gov/gis/WATER.LOSING_STREAM.xml, 2015

22. GIS Data, Missouri Spatial Data Information Service, Losing and Gaining Stream Segments
ftp://msdis.missouri.edu/pub/Environment_Conservation/MO_2015_Losing_and_Gaining_Stream_Segments_shp.zip

 

h. Remove Table K, Site Specific Criteria

23. Letter, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Re: EPA Action on Site-Specific Dissolved Oxygen Criteria Provision of Missouri’s 2012 Water Quality Standards, May 10, 2013
http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/docs/5-10-13-missouri-decision.pdf

24. Letter, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Re: EPA Action on Missouri’s 2009 Water Quality Standards, August 16, 2011
http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/docs/mowqs-2009-epa-decision.pdf

 

i. Missouri Use Designation Dataset Update

25. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Summary of Proposed Revisions – Table G, 2016

26. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Summary of Proposed Revisions – Table H, 2016

27. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Proposed Use Changes - Table G, 2016

28. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Proposed Use Changes - Table H, 2016

29. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Justification Comments – Table G, 2016

30. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Justification Comments – Table H, 2016

31. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Proposed Removals - 100K Waters, 2016

 

j. Section 304(a) Water Quality Criteria

32. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Recommended Water Quality Criteria, 2015
http://www2.epa.gov/wqc/national-recommended-water-quality-criteria

33. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Human Health Ambient Water Quality Criteria: 2015 Update (EPA 820-F-15-001), June 2015
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-10/documents/human-health-2015-update-factsheet.pdf

34. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Estimated Fish Consumption Rates for the U.S. Population and Selected Subpopulations (NHANES 2003-2010) Final Report (EPA 820-R-14-002), April 2014
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-01/documents/fish-consumption-rates-2014.pdf

35. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 2011 Edition of the Drinking Water Standards and Health Advisories (EPA 820-R-11-002), January 2011
http://water.epa.gov/action/advisories/drinking/upload/dwstandards2011.pdf

36. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Methodology for Deriving Ambient Water Quality Criteria for the Protection of Human Health (EPA 822-B-00-004), October 2000
http://water.epa.gov/scitech/swguidance/standards/upload/2005_05_06_criteria_humanhealth_method_complete.pdf

37. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Quality Criteria for Water, (EPA 440-5-86-001)”, 1986
http://water.epa.gov/scitech/swguidance/standards/upload/2009_01_13_criteria_goldbook.pdf

38. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Quality Criteria for Water, (PB-263 943), 1976
http://water.epa.gov/scitech/swguidance/standards/upload/2009_01_13_criteria_redbook.pdf

 

k. Numeric Nutrient Criteria for Lakes

39. Bouwes, N., & Schneider, R., Procedures in Estimating Benefits of Water Quality Change. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 61(3)535-539, 1979

40. Davenport, T., & Drake, W., Grand Lake St. Marys, Ohio - The Case for Source Water Protection: Nutrients and Algae Blooms. Lakeline, pp. 41-46, 2011, Fall

41. Downing, J. A., Watson, S. B., & McCauley, E., Predicting Cyanobacteria dominance in lakes. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 58: 1905-1908, 2001

42. Dunlap, C., Sklenar, K., & Blake, L., A Costly Endeavor: Addressing Algae Problems in a Water Supply. Journal of the American Water Works Association, 107.0055 E255-E262, 2015

43. Egertson, C., & Downing, J., Relationship of fish catch and composition to water quality in a suite of agricuturally eutrophic lakes. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 61: 1784-1796, 2004

44. Kashian, R., & Kasper, J., Tainter Lake & Lake Menomin: The Impact of Diminishing Water Quality on Value. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin, 2010

45. Keplinger, K., Houser, J., Tanter, A., Hauck, L., & Beran, L., Cost and Affordability of Phosphorus Removal at Small Wastewater Treatment Plants. Small Flows Quarterly, 6:4:36-48, 2004

46. Krysel, C., Boyer, E., Parson, C., & Welle, P., Lakeshore Property Values and Water Quality: Evidence from Property Sales in the Mississippi Headwaters Region. Bemidji, MN: Mississippi Headwaters Board and Bemidji State University, 2003

47. Michael, H., Boyle, K., & Bouchard, R., Water Quality Affects Property Prices: A Case Study of Selected Maine Lakes, Miscellaneous Report 398. Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station, University of Maine, 1996

48.Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Census of Public Water Systems 2015. Jefferson City, MO, 2015

49.Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Rationale for Missouri Numeric Nutrient Criteria for Lakes, Nov. 21, 2016, Jefferson City, MO, 2015

50. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Total Maximum Daily Load for Spring Fork Lake, Pettis County, Missouri. Jefferson City, MO, 2006

51. Ribaudo, M., & Epp, D, The Importance of Sample Discrimination in Using the Travel Cost Method to Estimate the Benefits of Improved Water Quality. Land Economics, 60:4:397-403, 1984

52. Smith, V., Desvousges, W., & Fisher, A., A Comparison of Direct and Indirect Methods for Estimating Environmental Benefits. American Jornal of Agricultural Economics, 68:2:280-290, 1986

53. Steinnes, D., Measuring the economic value of water quality, the case of lakeshore land. Annals of Regional Science, 26:171 – 176, 1992

54. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, A Compilation of Cost Data Associated with the Impacts and Control of Nutrient Pollution (EPA 820-F-15-196), 2015a
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-04/documents/nutrient-economics-report-2015.pdf

55. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Case Studies on Implementing Low-Cost Modifications to Improve Nutrient Reduction at Wastewater Treatment Plants (EPA-841-R-15-004), 2015b
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-08/documents/case_studies_on_implementing_low-cost_modification_to_improve_potw_nutrient_reduction-combined_508_-_august.pdf

56. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Municipal Nutrient Removal Technologies Reference Document (EPA 832-R-08-006), 2008

57. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Biological Nutrient Removal Processes and Costs (EPA-823-R-07-002), 2007
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/documents/criteria_nutrient_bioremoval.pdf

58. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Nutrient Criteria Technical Guidance Manual - Lakes and Reservoirs (EPA 822-B00-001), 2000

59. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Strategy for the Development of Regional Nutrient Criteria (822-R-98-002), 1998
http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/documents/nutrient_strategy_1998.pdf

60. Wilson, M., & Carpenter, S., Economic Valuation of Freshwater Ecosystem Services in the United States: 1971-1997. Ecological Applications, 9:3:772-783, 1999

 

l. Water Quality Standards Variances

61. Letter, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Re: 3rd Action Letter on March 19, 2014 Water Quality Standards Submittal, November 17, 2015
http://dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/wqstandards/docs/3rd-action-letter-3-19-14-submittal.pdf

62. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Missouri Multiple Discharger Variance from the Water Quality Standards of Total Ammonia Nitrogen

MDV Signed Memo

m. Miscellaneous Text Revisions

63. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, DRAFT Missouri Water Quality Standards, 10 CSR 20-7.031, 2015