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Final Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Documents - Anacostia Watershed
On September 21, 2010, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approved a new joint Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) to limit trash in the Anacostia River in both the District of Columbia, and the state of Maryland, making the Anacostia the first interstate river in the nation with such a Clean Water Act trash limit.
TMDL Documents - Anacostia River
- Fecal Coliform Bacteria [PDF]
- Organics and Metals [PDF]
- Biochemical Oxygen Demand [PDF]
- Oil and Grease [PDF]
- Total Suspended Solids (TSS) [PDF]
TMDL Documents - Fort Davis
TMDL Documents - Kingman Lake
TMDL Documents - Watts Branch
- Total Suspended Solids [PDF]