North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
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The documents here are intended for general guidance only. To ensure your project complies with North Carolina’s rules and regulations, please refer to current regulatory documents.
EPA Guidance
Best Management Practices for Forests
Compendium of Tools for Watershed Assessment and TMDL Development
Draft Handbook for Developing Watershed Plans to Restore and Protect Our WatersEPA Draft - Management Measures To Control NPS Pollution From Hydromodification
Best Management Practices
EPA Stormwater FAQs
Free Online Watershed Training
Managing Pet & Wildlife Waste
Menu of BMPs for MS4s
National Management Measures to Control Nonpoint Source Pollution from Urban Areas
National Management Measures to Protect and Restore Wetlands and Riparian Areas for the Abatement of Nonpoint Source Pollution
NPDES Webcasts
Protecting Water Resources with Higher-Density Development
Sediment Technical Tools
Smart Growth & Protecting Water Resources
Storm Water Management Model
Stormwater Case Studies
Using Smart Growth Techniques as Stormwater Best Management Practices
Volunteer Water Monitoring
Watershed Planning Manual (Draft)

Fact Sheets
Cleaning Catch Basins
Community-Based Watershed Management Handbook
Conducting Visual Inspections
EPA Fact Sheets (various)
Handling Basin Residuals

Industrial Activity
Managing Non-Stormwater Discharges
Materials Inventory
Preventive Maintenance