New Mexico
Environment Department

Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

Surface Water Quality

Public Notices

Clean Water Act 401 Certifications

NPDES permits

Dredge and Fill permits

Other Federal permits

Notice of Intents for NPDES Permits 

Other Public Notices

 

Clean Water Act 401 Certifications

NPDES Permits 

Joint Public Notice 

USEPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and NMED Surface Water Quality Bureau (SWQB) joint public notices (PNs), draft permits and associated documents are available at USEPA website (New Mexico) and/or USEPA website (all PNs).  The joint PN date below is the date listed on USEPA’s web site.  Comments for consideration in the NMED 401 Certification are due to NMED by 5 pm Mountain Time on the date indicated below.  Recent State of New Mexico CWA Section 401 certifications of NPDES draft permits are available on-line.

Facility Name: Village of Jemez Springs WWTP
Permit Number: NM0028011
Date of USEPA Public Notice: February 27, 2021
Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: March 29, 2021 by 5pm
USEPA/Public Notice and Permit Info: USEPA Public Notice Website
NMED Staff Contact: Barbara Cooney, barbara.cooney@state.nm.us, 505-946-8842
Public Involvement Plan (PIP): Jemez Springs WWTP 401 Certification PIP
*NEW*

Facility Name: City of Las Cruces Jacob Hands WWTP
Permit Number: NM0023311
Date of USEPA Public Notice: March 27, 2021
Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: April 26, 2021 by 5pm
USEPA/Public Notice and Permit Info: USEPA Public Notice Website
NMED Staff Contact: Jason Martinez, jason.martinez2@state.nm.us, 505-372-8376

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): Las Cruces Jacob Hands WWTP 401 Certification PIP

*NEW*

Facility Name: GCC Rio Grande, Inc.
Permit Number: NM0000116
Date of USEPA Public Notice: March 27, 2021
Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: April 26, 2021 by 5pm
USEPA/Public Notice and Permit Info: USEPA Public Notice Website
NMED Staff Contact: Daniel Valenta, daniel.valenta@state.nm.us, 505-819-8112

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): GCC Rio Grande, Inc 401 Certification PIP

*NEW*

Facility Name: Mineral Acquisitions – Billali Mine WWTP
Permit Number: NM0031226
Date of USEPA Public Notice: March 27, 2021
Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: April 26, 2021 by 5pm
USEPA/Public Notice and Permit Info: USEPA Public Notice Website
NMED Staff Contact: Erin Shea, erin.shea@state.nm.us, 505-819-8107

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): Mineral Acquisitions – Billali Mine 401 Certification PIP

Dredge and Fill Permits

DATE USACE Dredge and Fill Permits
12/11/2020
*NEW*
Public comment period announced regarding NMED-SWQB CWA §401 Water Quality Certification for the Proposed Revisions to Regional General Permit 16-01

11/02/2020
Public comment period announced regarding NMED-SWQB state certification of the draft Section 404 Nationwide Permit issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

 

Notice of Intent (NOI) for NPDES permits

 

EPA PN USEPA Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs)

Program Overview
and
General Permit

Notice of Intents / Nutrient Management Plans

  Applicant/Permittee/Facility:  None at this time
NPDES Tracking No.:  None at this time
Notice of Intent Information:  USEPA Web Site

 

Other

 

EPA PN USEPA Region 6 NPDES Public Notices for Tribal Governments in New Mexico
Applicant/Permittee/Facility:  None at this time
NPDES Tracking No.:  None at this time
Notice of Intent Information:  USEPA Web Site
NMED Notice
11/02/2020 2020 Triennial Review – Notice of Public Comment Period on NMED’s Proposed Amendments to 20.6.4 NMAC 

Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MST December 2, 2020

NMED staff contact: Jennifer Fullam, jennifer.fullam@state.nm.us