Notice of Meeting/Workshop Hearing

62-304.300: St. Marks Basin TMDLs
The Department of Environmental Protection announces a workshop to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: Friday, May 28, 2010, 9:30 a.m.
PLACE: Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Bob Martinez Building, Conference Room 609, 2600 Blairstone Road, Tallahassee, FL
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: To receive public comments on draft total maximum daily loads (TMDLs) for the impaired waters in the St. Marks River Basin, to be adopted in Rule 62-304.300, F.A.C. The TMDLs to be presented at the public workshop are for Munson Slough above Lake Munson WBID 807D [Dissolved Oxygen (DO)], Lake Munson WBID 807C [DO, turbidity, and Nutrients (Trophic State Index)], Munson Slough below Lake Munson WBID 807 (DO and un-ionized ammonia), and the Upper Wakulla River WBID 1006 [Biology (nutrients)]. The draft TMDL documents for these impaired waters will be placed on the Department’s TMDL website ( by Friday May 14, 2010 and will be provided upon request to interested parties by mail or via e-mail distribution. The Department will accept written comments on the draft TMDLs through June 14, 2010. Written comments should be directed to: Jan Mandrup-Poulsen, Environmental Administrator, Watershed Evaluation and TMDL Section, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Mail Station 3555, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400, or via email at: This rulemaking has been given OGC case number 09-0155.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Ms. Pat Waters, Watershed Evaluation and TMDL Section, MS 3555, Department of Environmental Protection, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400, or by calling (850)245-8449.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Ms. Pat Waters at (850)245-8449. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).