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Our mission is to preserve and enhance the environment of the State in order to protect public health, sustain healthy ecosystems, and contribute to a vibrant economy.


Weir and Water Treatment System Inauguration Event

A groundwater extraction and treatment system, associated with the construction of Southern Nevada Water Authority’s erosion control structures (weirs), began January 2, 2018. Operation of the treatment system reduces perchlorate...

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Public Notices

Notice Of Proposed Action – BWPC – RW-6P & RW-7P Murry Springs Municipal/Dewatering Well

BWPC - Notice of Proposed Action - Application for a Groundwater Discharge Permit NV0023981 to Robinson Nevada Mining Company (Permittee). Public Comment Period is from May 19, 2018 through June 21, 2018.

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Notice of Proposed Action - BMRR -  AA Block Project

BMRR - Notice of Proposed Action - Application for Renewal of Water Pollution Control Permit NEV0090060. Public comment period is from 05/18/2018 to 06/17/2018.

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