Current through Register Vol.. 38, No. 17, April 11, 2022
A. Concentrated aquatic animal production
facilities, as defined in this chapter, are point sources subject to the VPDES
designations. The board may designate any warm or cold water aquatic animal
production facility as a concentrated aquatic animal production facility upon
determining that it is a significant contributor of pollution to surface
In making this designation the
board shall consider the following factors:
The location and quality of the receiving surface waters;
b. The holding, feeding, and production
capacities of the facility;
quantity and nature of the pollutants reaching surface waters; and
d. Other relevant factors.
2. A permit application shall not
be required from a concentrated aquatic animal production facility designated
under this subsection until the department has conducted on-site inspection of
the facility and has determined that the facility should and could be regulated
under the VPDES permit program.
9 Va. Admin.
Derived from Virginia
Register Volume 12, Issue 20, eff. July 24,
§§ 62.1-44.15, 62.1-44.16, 62.1-44.17,
62.1-44.18, and 62.1-44.19 of the Code of Virginia.