Antidegradation Regulation Archive

This webpage provides archive information on previous drafts of Nevada’s rulemaking process for establishing an antidegradation program to maintain and protect the quality of surface waters of the State.  All meetings, hearings, documents, and correspondence pertaining to the archived rulemaking process are accessible below.

The objective of antidegradation is to protect water quality of the associated beneficial uses of Nevada’s surface waters and maintain the unique attributes and special characteristics and values associated with high-quality waters.  

Comments on previous drafts of R113-22

Regulation amendment workshop on R113-22 (DRAFT regulation R113-22 replaced R119-20)

Regulation amendment R113-22 (DRAFT regulation R113-22 replaced R119-20)

Regulation amendment workshops on R119-20 (The workshops are not duplicative and anyone wishing to participate should attend at least the first two.)  

  • April 5, 2022, 9:00am to 12:00pm - Nomination and Classification of Ecological, Aesthetic or Recreational Waters (EAWs)
  • April 6, 2022, 9:00am to 12:00pm - Antidegradation Program for Protection of Nevada Surface Water
  • April 7, 2022, 9:00am to 12:00pm - Mock Exercises of Requirements for an Antidegradation Review

Comments Received on April, 2022 Regulation Amendment Workshops:

Stakeholder meetings regarding this action:

Documents and Correspondence

Question or inquiries, please contact:
Bureau of Water Quality Planning
901 S. Stewart Street, Suite 4001
Carson City, NV 89701

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