WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ADVISORY COUNCIL (WPCAC)


  Staff Contact: Darryl Barton 
Phone: (406) 444-0014

The Water Pollution Control Advisory Council represents a diverse array of Montana interests and plays an important role in formulating Montana's water quality policy. Council members are appointed by the Governor and serve in an advisory capacity to the Department by furnishing advice, gathering information, and making recommendations. The Council also reviews and advises the Department on draft administrative rules prior to their consideration by the Board of Environmental Review. WPCAC is authorized under section 2-15-2107 of the Montana Code Annotated.


Next Meeting

Date Time Location Agenda
November 23, 2020   Via Telephone & Zoom Agenda

Agendas, Minutes and Presentations

Date Time Location Minutes Agenda Presentations
November 23, 2020 10:00 a.m. via telephone & Zoom Draft Minutes Agenda

Circular DEQ-12B Background

Court Ordered Rulemaking on Department Circular DEQ-12B

November 6, 2020 10:00 a.m. via telephone & Zoom Draft Minutes Agenda  
September 11, 2020
 

10:00 a.m.

 

 

via telephone & Zoom  Draft Minutes Agenda

Notice to hold virtual Public Hearing on proposed amendment & adoption (WQ)


Establishing Selenium Standards for Lake Koocanusa and Kootenai River that Protect Aquatic Life.

 

 

July 10, 2020 10:00 a.m. via telephone Draft Minutes Agenda

Public Notice MTG770000  Disinfected Water and Hydrostatic Testing

Lake Koocanusa: Site-Specific Selenium Criteria Update

January 10, 2020 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 40 Draft Minutes Agenda

Arsenic Standards for Parts of Yellowstone

Draft Rule New Rule 1. Natural and Nonanthropogenic Water Quality Standards

Power Point regarding New Draft Rule 1

Proposed Changes to MPDES Program Administrative Rules

Triennial Review of Water Quality Standards

November 8, 2019 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 40 Final Minutes Agenda

Demonstration of Nonanthropogenic Arsenic Levels

Draft Rule New Rule 1.Natural and Nonanthropogenic Water Quality Standards

Derivation of Nonanthropogenic Arsenic Standards

September 6, 2019 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 111 Final Minutes Agenda

Developing Local Assistance Summary

Grant Program Summary

WASAC Brochure

Rate Study

July 26, 2019 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 40 Teleconference Call Final Minutes Agenda

Outline of Events

Department Circular DEQ12B November 2019 draft

 

July 12, 2019 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 40 Teleconference Call Final Minutes Agenda  
May 3, 2019 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 40 Final_Minutes Agenda State Harmful Algae Bloom Program
January 11, 2019 10:00 a.m. Metcalf Building, Room 40 Final Minutes Agenda

Belt Wastewater Treatment

Treatment Factsheet

Belt Biota

Water Quality Division's Strategic Plans

Organizational Chart

Council Members (serve at the pleasure of the Governor)
Name/Address Telephone Number
Area Code 406
Representing
Karen Bucklin Sanchez
424 N 5th Ave
Bozeman, MT 59715
406-599-0119 Professional Engineer with Experience in Sanitary Engineering
Mark Fix
584 Tongue River Rd
Miles City, MT  59301

 

406-421-5460

406-852-0222

Irrigated Agriculture

Bob Zimmer
215 S. Wallace Ave
Bozeman, MT  59715

406-223-6919 Conservation Organization

Eric Campbell
3129 Gardenbrook
Bozeman, MT  59715

406-579-9096 Organic Waste Disposal Industry Representative
Stevie Neuman
639 US Hwy 89
Vaughn, MT 59487
406-964-0495 Conservation Districts
Earl Salley
1104 19th St. South
Great Falls, MT 59405
406-268-1628 Inorganic Waste Disposal Industry Representative
Trevor Selch
711 Red Letter St.
Helena MT 59601
406-444-5686 Fisheries Biologist
Craig Workman
418 E. 2nd St.
Whitefish, MT  59937
406-863-2455 Public Works Director
Mary Ahmann Hibbard
55 W. 14th St. Suite 101
Helena, MT  59601
406-439-0119 Real Estate Representative
Michael Wendland
PO Box 142
Rudyard, MT 59540
406-355-4508 Production Agriculture
Adam Sigler
334 Leon Johnson Hall
Bozeman, MT  59717
406-994-7381 Public Representative

 

Water Pollution Control Advisory Council consists of eleven members who are appointed by the Governor. WPCAC members are entitled to be reimbursed for travel expenses incurred while in the performance of council duties as provided for in 2-18-501,2-18-502 and 2-18-503.

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