Additional Resources

Federal Government Sources:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA)
http://www.epa.gov/epahome/

U.S. EPA National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permits
http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes

U.S. EPA’s Stormwater Program
http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes/home.cfm?program_id=6

U.S. EPA’s Non-Point Source Program
http://www.epa.gov/owow/nps

State Government Sources:

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ)
Pendleton: 541-276-4063
Hazardous Waste: 541-388-6146 X 229
http://www.deq.state.or.us/wq/stormwater/stormwater.htm

County Resources:

Umatilla County Extension Service
Pendleton: 541-278-5403
Composting; Ask-A-Master Gardener
http://extension.oregonstate.edu
http://extension.oregonstate.edu/gardening
http://extension.oregonstate.edu/catalog

Umatilla County Soil & Water Conservation District
Pendleton: 541-278-8049
http://www.umatillacountyswcd.com
Composting; Pasture Management; Well Source Protection; USDA programs

City Resources:

City of Pendleton
Public Works Dept.    
541-966-0249
Water Conservation & Xeriscape Information

City of Pendleton
Wastewater Treatment Plant
541-276-3372

Local Solid Waste Disposal:

Pendleton Sanitary Service
541-276-1271
Solid Waste; Recycling; Composting

Tribal Environmental Recovery Facility (TERF)
& Household Hazardous Waste Temporary Containment Facility
541-276-4040 or http://www.umatilla.nsn.us
Solid Waste; Recycling; Household Hazardous Waste

Other Resources:

Umatilla Basin Watershed Council (UBWC)
Pendleton:  541-276-2190

Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR)
Water Resources:  541-966-2420

Internet Resources:

Construction Industry Compliance Assistance Center
http://www.CICAcenter.org
What is Stormwater?
http://www.stormwatercoalition.org
Natural Resource Defense Council
www.nrdc.org/water/pollution/fstorm.asp
Oregon Association of Clean Water Agencies (ACWA)                  
http://www.oracwa.org/c-stormwater.html