Upland Fin-fish Hatching
and Rearing NPDES General Permit
The current permit was issued on April 17, 2000, and expires on June 1, 2005. This is a statewide general permit providing coverage for about 82 fin-fish hatching and rearing facilities. Dischargers who require coverage under this permit include all state and private and fish rearing facilities that produce more than 20,000 pounds of fish per year, or feed more than 5,000 pounds of food in a calendar month, or are designated as a significant contributor of pollution by the department.
Parties interested in receiving information on the reissue process and participating in the rewrite should contact ecology through the staff member following: Lori LeVander, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, phone (425) 649-7039, Department of Ecology-NWRO, 3190 160th Avenue S.E., Bellevue, WA 98008-5452.
Additional information on the current upland fin-fish hatching and rearing NPDES general permit, the fact sheet for the 2000 permit can be found on ecology's web page http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/wq/permits.
Ecology is an equal opportunity agency. If you have special accommodation needs or require information in an alternative format, please contact Lori LeVander at (425) 649-7039 or TTY (for the speech and hearing impaired) at 711 or 1-800-833-6388.