Smooth-flowing streams is goal of regulations | The Day

Nov 30th, 2009 | By | Category: River

The new regulations, if adopted, would for the first time establish comprehensive standards for how much water can be taken from and emptied into water sources tapped for drinking and businesses, Wingfield said, using a four-tier classification system of each source’s ecological condition and human use. Dams, municipal and private water company supplies would be affected. Previously, the state’s rivers and streams were only regulated for fish-stocking purposes.

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