Our nation's lakes
Elinor Lander Horwitz, United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water Regulations and Standards
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water Regulations and Standards, 1980 - Nature - 58 pages
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Page 51 - person" means an individual, corporation, partnership, association, State, municipality, commission, or political subdivision of a State, or any interstate body. (6) The term "pollutant means dredged spoil, solid waste, incinerator residue, sewage, garbage, sewage sludge, munitions, chemical wastes, biological materials, radioactive materials, heat, wrecked or discarded equipment, rock, sand, cellar dirt and industrial, municipal, and agricultural waste discharged into water. This term does not mean...
Page 55 - Administrator for his approval — "(1) an identification and classification according to eutrophic condition of all publicly owned fresh water lakes in such State; "(2) procedures, processes, and methods (including land use requirements), to control sources of pollution of such lakes; and (3) methods and procedures, in conjunction with appropriate federal agencies, to restore the quality of such lakes.
Page 55 - States to prepare the identification and classification surveys required in subsection (a) (1) of this section. (c) (1) The amount granted to any State for any fiscal year under this section shall not exceed 70 per centum of the funds expended by such State in such year for carrying out approved methods and procedures under this section. (2) There is authorized to be appropriated $50,000,000 for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1973; $100,000,000 for the fiscal year 1974...
Page 55 - State in such year for carrying out approved methods and procedures under this section. (2) There is authorized to be appropriated $50,000,000 for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1973; $100,000,000 for the fiscal year 1974; and $150,000,000 for the fiscal year 1975 for grants to States under this section which such sums shall remain available until expended. The Administrator shall provide for an equitable distribution of such sums to the States with approved methods and procedures under this section.
Page 55 - Pesticides to identify, develop and demonstrate necessary pollution control techniques, and to evaluate the economic and social consequences of alternative strategies for pollution control of energy systems.
Page 44 - What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?
Page 55 - The Administrator shall provide financial assistance to States in order to carry out methods and procedures approved by him under this section.
Page 54 - OBJECTIVES: To provide financial assistance to the States and their political subdivisions for the preparation of comprehensive statewide outdoor recreation plans and acquisition and development of outdoor recreation areas and facilities for the general public, to meet current and future needs.