Public Hearing on Russian River Pathogens

To All,

This is from the North Coast Regional Water Board.

The public hearing scheduled for November 19, 2015, to consider adoption of the proposed Russian River Watershed Pathogen Indicator Bacteria Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) has been postponed. Instead, at the public meeting to be held on November 19, 2015 at 5550 Skylane Blvd., Suite A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403, Regional Water Board staff will present an informational item about the TMDL that will:

Summarize the major comments received from the public,
Describe potential revisions to the draft implementation program that may be warranted, and
Propose a new schedule for TMDL and Action Plan adoption.

The draft TMDL Staff Report, draft Basin Plan Amendment, and copies of comments on the draft Basin Plan Amendment received during the comment period can be found on the North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board website at the following link:

Updates on the status of the Russian River Watershed Pathogen Indicator Bacteria TMDL will be distributed to the North Coast Region’s Russian River TMDL email list. To subscribe to the listserve, go to and click on “Russian River TMDL.”

For more information and any questions, please contact:
Charles Reed at (707) 576-2752 or or
Alydda Mangelsdorf at (707) 576-6735 or