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NPDES Inspections

Point Source Regulation Section (PSRS) staff conduct National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) compliance inspections on the behalf of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA).  The inspection reports are sent to the USEPA Region 6 in Dallas, Texas to determine compliance with the NPDES permitting program in accordance with requirements of the federal Clean Water Act.  A link to on-line NPDES inspection reports conducted on the behalf of USEPA is provided below:



In addition, USEPA Region 6 Compliance Assurance and Enforcement Documents for New Mexico is an on-line searchable database that includes copies of USEPA inspection reports and enforcement actions.  Contact Sarah Holcomb, Program Manager of the Point Source Regulation Section, 505-827-2798, with any questions about NPDES inspections in the State of New Mexico.


DISCLAIMER:  Information provided in NPDES inspection reports by the New Mexico Environment Department is intended to increase its availability, but does not constitute a legal or official copy.  While every care is taken to ensure that the information presented is correct, we can offer no guarantees that information is current or correct at the time that you read it or that it will suit your purpose. You are encouraged to verify the information presented before you use it.  The New Mexico Environment Department accepts no responsibility for any loss or damages incurred through use or misuse of the information presented.  Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the State of New Mexico or the New Mexico Environment Department and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

Last Updated 01/10/2019

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