Kansas environmental regulations

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dc.contributor.author Harner, Joseph P.
dc.contributor.author Hess, L.
dc.contributor.author Murphy, James P.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-09-10T20:04:45Z
dc.date.available 2010-09-10T20:04:45Z
dc.date.issued 2010-09-10T20:04:45Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/4919
dc.description.abstract The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) enforces two different regulation s in the state of Kansas. One set of regulation s is from the Federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and applies to larger operations. The other is a set of Kansas regulation s created by our state legislature for smaller operations. EPA regulations pertain to confined feeding operation s in excess of 1,000 animal units and require an EPA National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit. Because an animal unit for the NPDES permit is defined as one beef animal, a feedlot with a capacity of 1,000 or more will need to apply to KDHE for a NPDES permit. The main criterion of the permit is to contain the runoff volume from a 24-hour, 25-year frequency rainfall event. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Cattlemen’s Day, 1995 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 95-357-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 727 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Operations en_US
dc.subject Environmental regulations en_US
dc.title Kansas environmental regulations en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1995 en_US
dc.citation.epage 58 en_US
dc.citation.spage 55 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1995, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 3, 1995 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid jmurphy en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid jharner en_US

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