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 PN

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: LANL Industrial Wastewater

Permit Number: NM0028355

Date of USEPA Public Notice: November 30, 2019

Date extended to11/02/2020

Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: November 2, 2020 by 5pm

USEPA/NMED Joint Public Notice and Draft Permit Info: USEPA R6 Public Notice Website 

EPA Public Meeting & Public Hearing

Place:   Pojoaque Valley Sixth Grade Academy
               1574 State Road 502 West, Santa Fe, NM 87506

            Time:   Public Meeting 5:00 pm;

                           Public Hearing 7:00 pm

            Date:   January 15, 2020

NMED Staff Contact: Sarah Holcomb; Tel: 505-819-9734

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): NM0028355-2019-PIP-LANLoutfall

Facility Name: LANL Stormwater Individual Permit

Permit Number: NM0030759

Date of USEPA Public Notice: November 30, 2019

Date extended to: 11/02/2020

Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: November 2, 2020 by 5pm

USEPA/NMED Joint Public Notice and Draft Permit Info:USEPA R6 Public Notice Website

EPA Public Meeting & Public Hearing

 Time:   Public Meeting 3:00 pm MT;     

                Public Hearing 5:00 pm MT

 Date:   October 26,  2020

Virtual public hearing website: The EPA will announce further details on the virtual public hearing website at https://www.epa.gov/publicnotices.

Attendees, both speakers and those listening, will need a telephone or internet to participate in the virtual public meeting and/or hearing. Registration for speakers at the public hearing is required and will be closed on October 9, 2020. To register for speaking at the public hearing, please send name, organization, phone number and/or email address to Ms. Evelyn Rosborough, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, at (214) 665-7515 or Rosborough.evelyn@epa.gov.

NMED Staff Contact: Sarah Holcomb; Tel: 505-819-9734

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): NM0030759-2019-PIP-LANL-SW_FINAL

 Language Services / TDD or TTY / Non-Discrimination Reporting:

English    

Español 

Dredge and Fill Permits

 

NMED PN USACE Dredge and Fill Permits
6/12/2019 Applicant / Permittee / Facility: Village of Ruidoso Hazard Mitigation and Stabilization for Sewer Lines Project
Permit No: SPA-2018-00034-ABQ
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on July 12th, 2019
Permit information: 1) Public Notice (English)
2) Public Notice (Español)
NMED staff contact: Davena.Crosley@state.nm.us , 575-915-1172
NMED PIP: Can be found here
6/10/2019 Applicant / Permittee / Facility: Questa Ranger District, Carson National Forest, USDA Forest Service
Permit No: Nationwide Permit 18, SPA-2019-00139-ABQ
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on July 10th, 2019
Permit information: 1) Public Notice (English)
2) Public Notice (Español)
NMED staff contact: Alan Klatt, Alan.klatt@state.nm.us, 505-827-0388
NMED PIP: Can be found here
3/28/2019 Applicant / Permittee /  Facility: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Permit No: Regional General Permit No. NM-14-01
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on April 27th, 2019
Permit information:    1) Public Notice (English)                               2) Public Notice (Español)NMED staff contact: Alan Klatt,  Alan.klatt@state.nm.us, 505-827-0388
NMED PIP:  Can be found here.
7/29/2019 Applicant / Permittee /  Facility:

New Mexico Game and Fish, Lisboa Springs State Fish Hatchery

Permit No: SPA-2019-00191-ABQ

Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on October 5th, 2019   

Permit information:    1) Public Notice (English)  

                             2) Public Notice (Español)

NMED staff contact: Wendy Pierard, Wendy.Pierard@state.nm.us  505-826-3026

NMED PIP:  Can be found here.

11/8/2019
Applicant / Permittee / Facility: Amrep Southwest, Incorporated
Permit No: SPA-2004-00227-ABQ
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on December 9th, 2019
Permit information: 1) Public Notice (English)
2) Public Notice (Español)
NMED staff contact: Alan.Klatt@state.nm.us, 505-827-0388
NMED PIP: Can be found here

 

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

Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Forum
The Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Forum is requesting public comments on the “2020 Review, Water Quality Standards for Salinity, Colorado River System” by August 28, 2020.  The draft review is available at http://coloradoriversalinity.org/docs/2020%20REVIEW%20-%20June%20Draft%20Complete.pdf.  Comments may be directed to:

Don A. Barnett, Executive Director

Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Forum

106 West 500 South, Suite 101

Bountiful, Utah 84010

dbarnett@barnettwater.com<mailto:dbarnett@barnettwater.com>

 

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