Document Index

This document index includes a range of documents on the topics listed.

Air Pollution
Ballast Water Discharges
Columbia/Willamette Channel Deepening
Global Climate Change

NPDES Permit Program Authorization Letters
NPDES Pollution Discharge Permits
Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs)
Water Pollution
Water Quality Standards
Willamette River Basin (includes Portland Harbor Superfund, Columbia Slough)

Within each topic, documents are listed in the following order:

NWEA Comment Letters
NWEA Litigation Documents (notice letters, complaints, settlements)
Government Documents (including plans, rules, guidance)
Educational Documents (fact sheets, summaries)
Miscellaneous

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Air Pollution

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEA Litigation Documents

NWEA's Notice of Intent to Sue on Centralia and Washington Visibility Program

Government Documents

Washington's State Implementation Plan (SIP)

Educational Documents

Miscellaneous


Ballast Water Discharges

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEA's Comments to Oregon DEQ Concerning the Relationship of Channel Deepening and Exotic Species

NWEA Litigation Documents

NWEA Petition to EPA to Regulate Ballast Water Discharges, January 19, 1999

Government Documents

States Brief, September 6, 2005

Educational Documents

Miscellaneous


Columbia/Willamette Channel Deepening

NWEA Comment Letters
NWEA Comments on Channel Deepening Final Environmental Impact Statement (Final EIS), November 22, 2000
NWEA Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification comments December 22, 1999
NWEA Coastal Zone Management Act Consistency Comments to Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development November 12, 1999
NWEA Coastal Zone Management Act Consistency Comments to Washington Department of Ecology July 28, 2000.

NWEA Litigation Documents

NWEA vs. NMFS Complaint February 14, 2000
Judge Rothstein Denial of Motions to Transfer and Dismiss

Government Documents
National Marine Fisheries Science Center December 16, 1999 Biological Opinion for the Columbia River Federal Navigation Channel Deepening
Corps of Engineers Final Environmental Impact Statement August 1999
WDFW Commission letter of concerns February 24, 2000
Metro Final EIS comment letter 1999

Miscellaneous
NWEA Letter to Louis Caldera, Secretary of the Army March 8, 2000
NWEA Letter requesting states to delay or deny water quality certification August 28, 2000
Earthjustice Letter to General Ballard seeking retraction of Chief of Engineers Report August 30, 2000
Columbia River Estuary Study Taskforce (CREST) November 22, 1999 Final EIS comment letter to Army Corps of Engineers

Articles
"Clouding Logic with Silt" and "In My Opinion" The Oregonian
"Army Corps delays channel-deepening decision" The Business Journal, May 12, 2000
"Groups fear dredge spoil devastation" The Daily Astorian, June 21, 2000
"Residents protest plan to deepen Columbia" The Oregonian, July 30, 2000
"Panel will reject dredging funds" The Oregonian, June 20, 2000
NWEA Press Release: "Lawsuit filed over deepening of Columbia River channel" February 15, 2000
NWEA Press Release: "Court rejects government's attempt to avoid lawsuit on Columbia/Willamette channel deepening" August 7, 2000
"Trial By Lawsuit" The Daily Astorian, February 17, 2000
"Agency rethinks dredging plan" The Columbian, August 26, 2000
"Future of dredging project up in air" The Oregonian, August 29, 2000
The Washington Post Series on the Corps The Washington Post, September 2000

NPDES Pollution Discharge Permits

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEAs Comments on Draft NPDES Permit for the Satsop Gas Combustion Plant
NWEAs Comments on Draft NPDES Permit for the Chehalis Gas Combustion Plant

NWEA Litigation Documents

NWEA v. City of Portland, 9th Circuit Decision (Combined Sewer Overflows)

Government Documents

Educational Documents

Miscellaneous

Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs)

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEA's Comments to EPA on Draft TMDL Rule, January 20, 1999
NWEA's Testimony before Senate Subcommittee on Proposed TMDL Rules
NWEA's Comments on the Proposed South Steens (grazing) TMDL
NWEA's Comments on Draft TMDLs for Dissolved Oxygen, Eutrophication (pH and Nutrients), Bacteria, and Toxics for the Columbia Slough, March 4, 1998.

NWEA Litigation Documents

Oregon Memorandum of Agreement February 1, 2000

Government Documents

TMDL FACA Report, July 28, 1998

Educational Documents

Miscellaneous


Water Quality Standards

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEA Litigation Documents

NWEA's Notice of Intent to File Lawsuit on Oregon's Water Quality Standards, May, 2000

Government Documents

Regional Temperature Review

Educational Documents

Miscellaneous


Willamette River Basin

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEA's Comments on DEQ's Proposed Portland Harbor Clean-Up Plan, May 19, 1999
NWEA's Comments to City of Portland on Screening Level Risk Assessment Report for the Columbia Slough Sediment Project, March 22, 1995

NWEA Litigation Documents

Government Documents

Educational Documents

NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- DEQ: Leave the Driving to Us, May, 1999
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- An Overview of the Clean-Up Report, May, 1999
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- The Clean-Up Process & Costs, May, 1999 (12W)
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- Dredging Activities & the Portland Harbor Clean-Up, May, 1999
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- Portland Harbor & Water Quality, May, 1999
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- The Critical Questions, May, 1999
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- Portland Harbor & Your Health, May, 1999
NWEA's Fact Sheet on Portland Harbor -- Public Involvement, May, 1999

Miscellaneous

Water Pollution

NWEA Comment Letters

NWEA Litigation Documents

NWEA v. Locke, et al. (CZARA coastal logging)

Complaint

Fact Sheet

Settlement Agreement & Exhibits

Signed Agreed Order

Government Documents

Oregon Senate Bill 1010

Educational Documents

Miscellaneous

 


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