What is TMDL?

TMDL stands for Total Maximum Daily Load and it's an EPA term for the maximum amount of a pollutants (i.e. phosphorous, nitrogen, total suspended solids/silt) that is allowed in a creek or river on an average daily basis.

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1. What do I do if my ditches are flooding? Who do I call about a drainage problem?
2. My home is not connected to the County’s sanitary sewer system, and I have a septic tank. How often should it be inspected?
3. How do I find out what flood zone my property is in?
4. What can I do to reduce flooding?
5. How does stormwater get treated?
6. What is an Illicit Discharge?
7. How can I help reduce pollution?
8. What is TMDL?