Updating adopted federal tmdl
Following the public comment period, the Department prepares a response to comments and any required revisions to the TMDL.
The revised document with response to comments is “established” upon submittal to EPA for review.
1.4.2 Developments or construction that disturbs less than 5,000 square feet. 1.5.3 Excluding items covered by 1.7 Offset Provisions, the Department shall consider and decide applications for a variance from the provisions of these Regulations if all of the following are established by the applicant.A Sediment and Stormwater Management Plan shall not be approved for a property unless it is consistent with the following items: 126.96.36.199 These regulations; 188.8.131.52 7 Del. Any plan approved to comply with previous regulations must commence construction no later than December 31, 2019.A plan approved to comply with previous regulations where construction has not commenced by December 31, 2019 shall expire and a new plan in compliance with these regulations shall be submitted to the Department or Delegated Agency for review and approval before commencement of construction.These activities will reduce, to the maximum extent practicable, adverse effects of stormwater runoff on the water and lands of the State. 60, relating to the development, utilization, and control of the land, water, underwater and air resources of the State, and; 184.108.40.206 , Section 9.1.02, known as Special Conditions for Stormwater Discharges Associated with Construction Activities.
1.3 Applicability 1.3.1 On and after January 1, 2014, unless a particular activity is exempted by these regulations, a person shall not disturb land without an approved Sediment and Stormwater Management Plan from the Department or Delegated Agency. 40, relating to erosion and sediment control and stormwater management; 220.127.116.11 7 Del. 1.3.2 Applicability of these regulations for plans that have been approved to comply with previous regulations shall be consistent with the following: 18.104.22.168 Plans approved to comply with previous regulations where construction has not commenced on January 1, 2014 may have the plan approval extended under the requirements of the previous regulations in subsequent three-year approval periods.Following EPA’s review and approval process, the TMDL is deemed “approved” and can then be “adopted” as an amendment to the WQMP. The Department is in the process of adopting each of the TMDLs shown as "approved." Table of New Jersey TMDLs and Approval Status A TMDL Look-Up Tool is also available that allows the user to quickly identify if an approved TMDL is associated with surface waters within or bordering their municipality.