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Jennifer Carr named Administrator of NDEP

The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (NDCNR) is excited to announce that Jennifer Carr, P.E., has been appointed by NDCNR Director James Settelmeyer to serve as Administrator...

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Public Notices

Notice of Receipt of an Application to Construct - Walker River Cooling

Public notice is being given of the receipt of an application to construct for a facility to be regulated under the Chemical Accident Prevention Program for the following applicant, Walker River Cooling, LLC, which uses Anhydrous Ammonia in an Ammonia Refrigeration – Mobile Vacuum Tube process. The facility will be located at 107 McLeod St., Yerington, which is in Lyon County, Nevada. Public comment period is from March 1, 2024 to March 30, 2024.

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Notice of Proposed Action - BWPC - Hidden Valley Effluent Reuse Area

Notice of Proposed Action - Hidden Valley Effluent Reuse Area NS2024505 - Application for a new groundwater discharge permit. Public comment is open until 5:00 P.M on 3/29/2024.

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