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N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Water Quality - Planning Section: Classification and Standards Unit

Water Quality

Classifications and Standards/Rules Review Branch          

The Classifications and Standards/Rules Review Branch is responsible for developing and assisting with interpretation and implementation of the state's surface water and groundwater quality standards (numeric and narrative) and surface water body classifications such as Water Supply (WS), High Quality Waters (HQW), and others.  It provides support for  DWR rulemaking and to the Environmental Management Commission, Water Quality Committee and the Groundwater Committee.  Staff members also represent the Department on a variety of state and national work groups.

CONTACTS

Main Tel: (919) 707-9000 (or use direct numbers below)
FAX: (919) 807-6497

Jeff Manning (919) 807-6415 Environmental Supervisor III
Classifications & Standards/Rules Review Branch Chief
Tonya Godwin
(919) 807-6301 Office Assistant IV
Adriene Weaver (919) 807-6414 Environmental Senior Specialist
Classifications, WQC Coordinator
Elizabeth Kountis (919) 807-6418 Environmental Senior Specialist
Reclassifications Coordinator
Gary Kreiser (919) 807-6411 Environmental Senior Specialist
Groundwater Variance, GWC Coordinator, Rules Review, Standards Assistance
Connie Brower (919) 807-6416 Industrial Hygiene Consultant
State Water Quality Standards Coordinator
Jucilene Hoffman (919) 707-9016 Economist II
Economic Anaylsis
Environmental Specialist-Vacant
Standards Assistance

Or contact your Regional Office
Mailing Address: 1611 Mail Service Center Raleigh, NC 27699-1611 

DOWNLOADABLE MAPS & GIS

  • General Maps
     Surface Water Classifications
  • NCONEMAP.COM
    Largest collection of free, statewide GIS data that can be used to create surface water maps.

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