Replacing Regionwide Pesticide Water Quality with a Regionwide Prohibition with Exemption Criteria

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), South Lake Tahoe (Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan))
Document Title
Replacing Regionwide Pesticide Water Quality with a Regionwide Prohibition with Exemption Criteria
Document Type
OTH - Other Document
Present Land Use
The project is an amendment to a Water Quality Control Plan, a regulatory document. No land use zoning will be affected.

Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead The project is adoption by the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board of an amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Lahontan region that will replace the existing regionwide water quality objective for pesticides by establishing a regionwide prohibition for pesticide application to water. The proposed amendment will allow exemptions to the proposed pesticide prohibition provided specific project conditions and criteria are satisfied on a project-by-project basis.

Contact Information
Lauri Kemper
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan)
2501 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Phone : (530) 542-5436


Cross Streets
The project is the change of a regulation. The locations is the entire Lahontan region
Total Acres
21, 203, 840
multiple: lakes, rivers, washes, wetlands

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (this project does not involve a development)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Basin Plan Amendment
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: GHG
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Habitat Conservation Planning California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Public Health California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance

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