SOUTH DAKOTA Department of
Environment & Natural Resources

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Pierre, SD 57501
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Surface Water

Surface Water Quality Program


Kelli Buscher


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2016 Integrated Report

Construction Stormwater General Permit

The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources is in the process of reissuing the General Permit for Stormwater Discharges Associated with Construction Activities. The General Permit expired January 31, 2015 and has been administratively continued. The current permit coverage will remain in full force and effect until the Department reissues a new General Permit. To continue your coverage under the reissued General Permit, the Notice of Intent (NOI) Reauthorization form shall be submitted to SDDENR.

NOI- Notice of Intent for Reauthorization Form (fillable online or download PDF)

To terminate your coverage under the General Permit, the Notice of Termination (NOT) shall be submitted.

NOT- Notice of Termination Form (fillable online or download PDF)

What we do:
The primary responsibilities of the Surface Water Program are: