40D-8.041: Minimum Flows
PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The amendments establish a minimum flow pursuant to Section 373.042, F.S., for Crystal Springs. This water body is listed on the District’s minimum flow and levels priority list for establishment of minimum flows. The minimum flow will be used in the District’s permitting and resource management and development programs.
SUBJECT AREA TO BE ADDRESSED: Establishment of a minimum flow for Crystal Springs located within the Hillsborough River Basin in Hillsborough County, Florida.
SPECIFIC AUTHORITY: 373.044, 373.113, 373.171 FS.
LAW IMPLEMENTED: 373.036, 373.0361, 373.042, 373.0421 FS.
IF REQUESTED IN WRITING AND NOT DEEMED UNNECESSARY BY THE AGENCY HEAD, A RULE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP WILL BE NOTICED IN THE NEXT AVAILABLE FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE WEEKLY.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT AND A COPY OF THE PRELIMINARY DRAFT, IF AVAILABLE, IS: Karen A. Lloyd, Assistant Deputy Counsel, Office of General Counsel, 2379 Broad Street, Brooksville, FL 34604-6899, (352)796-7211, extension 4651
THE PRELIMINARY TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT IS:
40D-8.041 Minimum Flows.
(1) through (5) No change.
(6) Minimum Flows for
(a) The Minimum Flows are to ensure that the minimum hydrologic requirements of the water resources or ecology of the natural systems associated with the upper
(b) The Minimum Flow for
Specific Authority 373.044, 373.113, 373.171 FS. Law Implemented 373.036, 373.0361, 373.0395, 373.042, 373.0421 FS. History– Readopted 10-5-74, Amended 12-31-74, Formerly 16J-0.15, 40D-1.601, Amended 10-1-84, 8-7-00, 2-6-06, 4-6-06, 1-1-07, 11-25-07,_________.