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Rule Title: Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria Assessment
Department: DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION    Add to MyFLRules Favorites
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Division: Departmental
Chapter: IDENTIFICATION OF IMPAIRED SURFACE WATERS

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC):

VIEW_RULE Effective Date: 2/17/2016
History Notes: Rulemaking Authority 403.061, 403.067 FS. Law Implemented 403.021(11), 403.062, 403.067 FS. History–New 6-10-02, Amended 12-11-06, 7-2-12, 8-1-13, 2-17-16.
References in this version: Ref-02971 Section 5.4 of DO Technical Support Document, March 2013
Ref-02972 Appendix I of DO Technical Support Document, March 2013
Ref-02973 Seasonal Kendall test for trend, Helsel and Hirsch, 2002
History of this Rule since Jan. 6, 2006
Notice /
Adopted
Section Description ID Publish
Date
View Text Final
62-303.420
Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria Assessment 17119450 Effective:
02/17/2016
View Text Proposed
62-303.100
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The proposed revisions to Chapter 62-303, F.A.C., are intended to provide additional clarity in the assessment of recently adopted or concurrently proposed water quality criteria in Chapter 62-302, F.A.C. The rule revisions .... 16715930 11/4/2015
Vol. 41/215
View Text Development
62-303.100
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As required by the Federal Clean Water Act, the Department of Environmental Protection (Department) is initiating the Triennial Review of state surface water quality standards. The Department is considering revisions to .... 15947690 5/19/2015
Vol. 41/97
View Text Final
62-303.420
Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria Assessment 13257589 Effective:
08/01/2013
View Text Development
62-303.200
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The Department is initiating rule development to more effectively and efficiently address bacteria impairments using modern scientific identification and investigation techniques. Specifically, the Department is initiating .... 13203657 7/25/2013
Vol. 39/144
View Text Change
62-303.320
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Exceedances of Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria, Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria Assessment 13028378 5/28/2013
Vol. 39/103
View Text Proposed
62-303.300
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The proposed rule amendments update the listing methodology for assessment of the revised Dissolved Oxygen (DO) criteria to determine waterbody impairments and implement a variety of miscellaneous updates identified during .... 12822059 4/1/2013
Vol. 39/63
View Text Final
62-303.420
Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria Assessment 11683667 Effective:
07/02/2012
View Text Development
62-303.100
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The Department of Environmental Protection (Department) proposes to initiate the Triennial Review of surface water quality standards. The Department is considering revisions to a limited number of rule sections at this time; .... 11395092 4/27/2012
Vol. 38/17
View Text Proposed
62-303.150
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The proposed rule revisions, which are water quality standards, provide for the assessment of the numeric interpretations of the narrative surface water quality criterion for nutrients that are proposed for adoption in Chapter .... 10600080 11/10/2011
Vol. 37/45
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62-303.100
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The Department is holding two workshops for the purpose of exploring options with the public on Florida assessment procedures to implement nutrient standards and other relevant provisions of water quality standards. These .... 9921953 5/20/2011
Vol. 37/20
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62-303.100
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The Department proposes to establish numeric surface water quality criteria for nutrients and, if necessary, associated standards, such as chlorophyll a. Numeric nutrient criteria and associated standards will be used in .... 6624729 1/30/2009
Vol. 35/04
View Text Development
62-303.100
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The Department is initiating its Triennial Review of state surface water quality standards as required by the Federal Clean Water Act. Proposed revisions to a number of rules in both Chapters 62-303 and 62-302, Florida Administrative .... 5816913 7/3/2008
Vol. 34/27
View Text Final
62-303.420
Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria Assessment 3247674 Effective:
12/11/2006
View Text Change
62-303.200
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Definitions, Exceedances of Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria, Primary Contact and Recreation Use Support, Fish and Shellfish Consumption Use Support, Drinking Water Use Support and Protection .... 3030588 10/27/2006
Vol. 32/43
View Text Proposed
62-303.100
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The purpose of the proposed revisions is to allow Chapter 62-303, F.A.C., to be re-adopted as a change to Florida’s water quality standards. While the rule will be re-adopted as a change to standards, the revisions clarify .... 526242 8/4/2006
Vol. 32/31
View Text Final
62-303.420
Exceedances of Aquatic Life-Based Water Quality Criteria 2229368 Effective:
06/10/2002