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2009 EPA Clean Water Act Tribal Workshop

Stormwater Controls for Tribal Construction Sites

Workshop Information

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Hosted by
Stormwater Enforcement Team, Water Division, EPA Region 9

Event Date
Thursday, August 20, 2009

EPA Region 9 Offices
75 Hawthorne Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
First Floor conference rooms

EPA Workshop for Construction Stormwater
The purpose of the EPA CWA Tribal Workshop is to discuss Clean Water Act regulatory requirements for construction projects on Tribal lands.

Download the Stormwater Fact Sheet (PDF) (2 pp, 56K).

Download the Clean Water Act Fact Sheet (PDF) (1 pp, 119K).

Workshop Agenda

8:30 - 8:50 Welcome and introduction: Ken Greenberg, EPA
Video: Alexis Strauss, EPA
8:50- 9:10 Jurisdiction discussion (PDF) (28 pp, 405K): Richard Campbell, EPA
9:10- 9:45 Permits: stormwater permits overview, construction and MS4 permitting (PDF) (33 pp, 1.2M): Eugene Bromley, EPA
9:45-10:00 Construction stormwater basics (PDF) (24 pp, 920K): Ann Murphy, EPA
10:00 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 10:45 Construction experiences (PDF) (10 pp, 575K): Thomas Keegan, Director of Environmental Protection, Dry Creek Rancheria
10:45 - 11:10 EPA inspection and enforcement process on tribal lands (PDF) (8 pp, 587K) : Amy Miller, EPA
Appendix A (PDF) (7 pp, 142K)
11:10 - 11:25 Industrial stormwater and how it differs from construction (PDF) (14 pp, 3.5M, Large File): Rick Sakow, EPA
11:25 - 11:45 Industrial stormwater case study: Ann Murphy, EPA
11:45 - 12:00 Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (PDF) (12 pp, 1.4M): Rick Sakow, EPA
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch break
1:00 - 1:15 Vernal pools: an endangered aquatic resource in California (PDF) (24 pp, 1.1M): Mary Butterwick, EPA
1:15 - 1:30 Non Point Source and Point Source and the NPDES permit: Tiffany Eastman, EPA
1:30 - 1:50 404 Permitting discussion (PDF) (20 pp, 787K): Wilson Yee, EPA
1:50 - 2:20 401 Certification (PDF) (26 pp, 90K): Melissa Scianni, EPA
2:20 - 2:35 Break
Stormwater Innovations and Best Practices:
2:35 - 2:55 LEED certification, low impact development and green infrastructure (PDF) (24 pp, 1.8M): Jason Brush, EPA
2:55 - 3:30 BMP discussion, permeable pavement (PDF) (64 pp, 6.6M, Large File): Dan Huffman, National Readymix Concrete Association
3:30 - 4:00 Panel Discussion, EPA:
Mary Butterwick, Eugene Bromley, Wilson Yee, Rick Sakow, Amy Miller, Jason Brush, Melissa Scianni, Richard Campbell
4:00 - 4:15 Closing comments and evaluation forms.
4:30 End

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