Geographic Data Set: EPA major and State significant State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Facilities
Description: Wastewater treatment facilities regulated under Article 17 Title 8 of the Environmental Conservation Law of the New York State Code of Rules and Regulations. The SPDES facilities included in this data set have been classified as EPA majors by EPA or are significant dischargers as determined by the Department. The locational information included in this set was collected by use of GIS interpretation of existing coverage and knowledgeable regional staff input or by GPS determination. Permit limits, monthly self reporting monitoring information (discharge monitoring reports (DMRS), and other permit/compliance information is not contained in this data set but is available on EPA’s envirofacts website (www.EPA.gov/enviro).
Available: Statewide
Completion or Most Recent Revision Date: September 2008
Accuracy: The locational information included in this set was collected by use of GIS interpretation of existing coverage and knowledgeable regional staff input or by GPS determination. Coordinates are expected to be within 10-20 meters of the actual facility location.
Projection and Map Units: NYTM in meters, NAD83 horizontal datum.
Contact: Chuck Haugh
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Bureau of Watershed Compliance Programs
625 Broadway, 4th Floor
Albany, NY 12233-3506
518-402-9029, FAX
518 402-8154
E-mail: cshaugh@gw.dec.state.ny.us