Water Resources Protection and Management Act (West Virginia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place West Virginia



Name Water Resources Protection and Management Act (West Virginia)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.legis.state.wv.us/WVCODE/Code.cfm?chap=22&art=26#26


Last Review 2014-09-15


Information Source http://www.dep.wv.gov/WWE/wateruse/Pages/default.aspx


Summary

Large quantity water users, except those who purchase water from a public or private water utility or other service that is reporting its total withdrawal, shall register with the Department of Environmental Protection and provide all requested survey information regarding withdrawals of the water resources. Multiple withdrawals from state water resources that are made or controlled by a single person and used at one facility or location shall be considered a single withdrawal of water. Large quantity users who withdraw water from a West Virginia water resource shall comply with the survey and registration requirements of this article.


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Policy Contact

Contact Name Brian Carr, Program Manager
Department Department of Environmental Protection
Division Office Water and Waste Management
Address 601 57Th Street, SE
Place Charleston, West Virginia
Zip/Postal Code 25304
Phone 304-926-0499 Ext. 1757


Email brian.a.carr@wv.gov
Website http://www.dep.wv.gov/WWE/wateruse/Pages/default.aspx


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: W.Va. Code 26-26
Date Enacted 2004

















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