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Draft Permit No. WA0991031 for Wells Dam

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Wastewater Discharge Permit

Jan. 6, 2022 - Feb. 6, 2022, 5 p.m.

We invite your comments on draft permit no. WA0991031 being issued to Douglas County PUD - Wells Dams

The permit authorizes the discharge of non-contact cooling water to the Columbia River from its facility located at 485 Azwell Road, Chelan, WA.

View the draft permit and fact sheet for Wells Dam in our Water Quality Permit and Reporting Information System (PARIS) database.

We regulate wastewater released from municipalities and industries using the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Wastewater Discharge Permit. This permit regulates wastewater that goes directly into lakes, rivers, Puget Sound, or the ocean (surface water). All wastewater must be treated before it goes into surface water to protect human health and aquatic life. Learn more about water quality individual permits.

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Caleb Bos
1250 W Alder St
Union Gap, WA 98903
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