PUBLIC WORKSHOP/CEQA SCOPING: Delta Mercury Control Program and TMDL Review

February 24, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Staff from the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (Central Valley Water Board) will hold an online public workshop and California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) scoping meeting pursuant to California Code of Regulations, title 23, section 3775.5 to discuss and solicit comments and suggestions from the public regarding a proposal to:

Amend the Water Quality Control Plan for the Sacramento and San Joaquin River Basins (Basin Plan) as appropriate to include Phase 2 requirements within the Delta Mercury Control Program and associated Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL), collectively referred to as the DMCP;

Consider adoption of a mercury offsets program; and

Consider whether or how to maintain the Mercury Exposure Reduction Program (mercury education and outreach to community groups).

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