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Laws, Rules and Regulations

Laws
Clean Water Act
NC Clean Water Responsibility Act
Section 303(d)
Sedimentation & Pollution Control Act
Selected NC State Statutes
State Environmental Policy Act
Submitting Water Quality Data
Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL)

Rules
Administrative Code & General Statutes Used by DWQ
CAMA Rules & Policies
Coastal Stormwater Rules
Nutrient Strategy Rules
Sedimentation & Control Rules
Shellfish & Recreational Water Quality Rules
State Stormwater Rules & Laws
Tar-Pamlico Nutrient Strategy
NC Water Quality Standards

Regulations
Wetlands