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Implementation of Category One Designation

The Department's water quality management programs protect existing water quality and existing and designated uses of waters of the State. A Category One designation affords additional protection to exceptional waters. This antidegradation policy is implemented through the following regulatory programs:

For more information, please contact the Bureau of Water Quality Standards and Assessment at (609) 777-1753.

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