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agricultural runoff, the Clean Water Act requires states to identify target surface water quality standards (subject to EPA approval) and to manage nonpoint-source pollution to achieve those standards.
At 15 of the 31 sites, contamination has already migrated offsite at levels that exceed drinking water or surface water quality standards.
The lack of effective erosion controls resulted in violations of the wetlands regulations, the Surface Water Quality standards, and the order of conditions issued by the Charlton Conservation Commission.