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Nonpoint Source Task Force

1. Task force functions:photo of Nonpoint Source Task Force

The Nonpoint Source Task Force was formed in 1988 to assist and advise the Department of Environment and Natural Resources with implementing nonpoint source provisions of the Clean Water Act. Task force meetings are open to the public. Task force activities are coordinated by the DENR Watershed Protection Program. The task force has the following primary responsibilities:


2. Current task force membership:

Currently 25 agencies and interest groups constitute the task force membership. In addition to member representatives over 75 individuals from the member agencies and groups and other nonmembers frequently participate in task force activities.


3. Criteria for task force membership:

All agencies and interest groups in South Dakota with either land management responsibilities or programs that affect the causes or control of nonpoint source pollution are invited to request task force membership.


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