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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 USEPA website (all PNs).  The joint PN date below is the date listed on USEPA’s web site.  Comments are due to NMED by 5:00 pm MT on the date indicated below.  Recent certifications of NPDES draft permits are available on-line.

Joint PN

NPDES draft permit information last updated 07/02/2018



Applicant/Permittee/Facility:  NMDGF Lisboa Springs Hatchery

NPDES No.:  NM0030121

Comments due to NMED: 07-30-2018

Permit information: USEPA Draft Permit

NMED staff contact:  Daniel Valenta, Tel 505-827-2575

NMED PIP:  NMDGF Lisboa Springs Hatchery Public Involvement Plan



Applicant/Permittee/Facility:  Sierra County Regional WWTP – North Area

NPDES No.:  NM0030864

Comments due to NMED: 07-30-2018

Permit information: USEPA Draft Permit

NMED staff contact:  Barbara Cooney, Tel 505‐827‐0212

NMED PIP:  Sierra County Regional WWTP North Area Public Involvement Plan


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Dredge and Fill Permits


Joint PN



Applicant / Permittee /  Facility: Bureau of Reclamation  

Permit No: SPA-2009-00520-ABQ

Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on June 10th, 2018   


Permit information:    1) Joint Public Notice (English)  

                                         2) Joint Public Notice (Español)

NMED staff contact: Abe Franklin,, 505-827-2793


NMED PIP:  Can be found here.



Other Federal Permits


Notice of Intent (NOI) for NPDES permits

 USEPA Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs)

Program and General Permit












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