Originally created in 1995, the group now serves to provide a formal means of interaction & communication amongst and between Federal agencies, state agencies/jurisdictions, & wastewater treatment plants. Functions include:
Provide a forum for the discussion and exchange of information between the Bay Partners, stakeholders, and the CBP concerning: nutrient loading estimates and nutrient removal technologies, along with the associated implementation costs.
Provide the technical leadership and provide input concerning point source issues for the Tributary Strategy Revision Process.
Track annual nutrient reduction progress and coordinate the information to the NSC’s Tributary Strategy Workgroup for inclusion in their annual Tributary Strategy Statement of Progress.
Provide data and support for the Modeling Subcommittee activities.