40 CFR 230.70 - Actions concerning the location of the discharge.

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§ 230.70 Actions concerning the location of the discharge.
The effects of the discharge can be minimized by the choice of the disposal site. Some of the ways to accomplish this are by:
(a) Locating and confining the discharge to minimize smothering of -organisms;
(b) Designing the discharge to avoid a disruption of periodic water inundation patterns;
(c) Selecting a disposal site that has been used previously for dredged ma-terial discharge;
(d) Selecting a disposal site at which the substrate is composed of material similar to that being discharged, such as discharging sand on sand or mud -on mud;
(e) Selecting the disposal site, the discharge point, and the method of -discharge to minimize the extent of -any plume;
(f) Designing the discharge of dredged or fill material to minimize or prevent the creation of standing bodies of water in areas of normally fluctuating water levels, and minimize or prevent the drainage of areas subject to such fluctuations.

Title 40 published on 2014-07-01

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U.S. Code: Title 33 - NAVIGATION AND NAVIGABLE WATERS
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Title 40 published on 2014-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR 230 after this date.

  • 2014-10-24; vol. 79 # 206 - Friday, October 24, 2014
    1. 79 FR 63594 - Definition of “Waters of the United States” Under the Clean Water Act Proposed Rule; Notice of Availability
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      ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers
      Proposed rule; notice of availability.
      The public comment for the proposed rule closes on November 14, 2014.
      33 CFR Part 328