Public hearing on the Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) for certain waters i in the Middle St. Johns River Basin and Lake George, St. Johns River above Ocklawaha River, St. Johns River below Lake George, Lake Adair, Lake Alma, Lake Searcy, and Bear Gully
Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration
Water Quality Evaluation and TMDL Program
Bob Martinez Center 2600 Blairstone Rd
The Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration will present Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) rules, and their allocations, for certain waters impaired for nutrients in the Middle St. Johns River Basin (62-304.505), specifically, nutrient TMDLs for Lake George, St. Johns River above Ocklawaha River, St. Johns River below Lake George, Lake Adair, Lake Alma, Lake Searcy and Bear Gully Lake which will constitute site specific numeric interpretations of the narrative nutrient criterion set forth in paragraph 62-302.530(90)(b), F.A.C., that will supersede the otherwise applicable numeric nutrient criteria in subsection 62-302.531(2), F.A.C., for these surface water segments.
A public hearing is scheduled as follows:
DATE AND TIME: February 9th, 2018, 2:00 p.m. EST
PLACE: Bob Martinez Center 2600 Blair Stone Road Conference Room 609 Tallahassee, Florida 32399
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 Shamyah Gibson, (850)245-8556. 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).
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