Drinking Water and Aquatic Resource Protection - Module 3 of 5
As we know it today, the Clean Water Act was established in what year?
The first major surface water pollution prevention law, the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, was passed in what year?
The Clean Water Act addresses water pollution by regulating the ______________ of pollutants into the territorial waters of the United States.
What federal agency is responsible for administering the Clean Water Act, as well as most other major federal environmental laws?
What key part of the Clean Water Act organizes enforces the law’s prohibition on direct discharges of water pollution?
A/an ________ is a discrete conveyance, such as a pipe, a man-made ditch, and certain types of agricultural and industrial facilities through which regulated pollutants are discharged directly into a surface water.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers are both responsible for implementation of the portion of the Clean Water Act pertaining to what activity?
Which federal law protects the quality of drinking water in the United States?
When did the Safe Drinking Water Act become a federal law?
__________ pollutants have been identified by the Environmental Protection Agency, which regulates them directly on account of their toxicity, persistence, degradability, and the potential presence of affected organisms.