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Rio Hondo Watershed TMDLs

In Lincoln County - From the Pecos River to Headwaters

Final Approved Version

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SWQB announced a 30-Day Public Comment Period for the draft TMDLs, beginning on October 12th, 2005.  Responses were accepted until November 11th, 2005.  All comments and SWQB responses were incorporated into a Final Draft version, which received WQCC approval at their Tuesday, December 13th, 2005 meeting.  The USEPA approved the Final Version on February 10, 2006.

The Rio Hondo of Lincoln County in Southern New Mexico USA from the Pecos River of its headwaters  requires four TMDL planning documents for bacteria, nutrients, temperature and turbidity.

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