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General Department Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-8

Ad Valorem Tax Assessment Rules Guidelines for Tax Assessors

01-01-90 PDF | WORD
62-16 Renewable Energy Technologies and Energy Efficiency 10-22-07 PDF | WORD
62-18

Vehicle Sound Measurement

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-40

Water Resource Implementation Rule

05-07-06 PDF | WORD
62-43

Surface Water Improvement and Management Act

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-104

Administrative Procedures for the Water Resources Restoration and Preservation Program

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-107

Short-term Emergency Response

02-16-84 PDF | WORD
62-110

Exception to the Uniform Rules of Procedure

07-01-98 PDF | WORD
62-112

Project Certification Procedures for Coordinated Agency Review in the Florida Keys Area of Critical State Concern

03-08-12 PDF | WORD
62-113

Delegations

04-21-09 PDF | WORD
62-133 Volunteer Rule 02-21-12 PDF | WORD
62-160

Quality Assurance

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62S-4

Coastal Management Program Grants

01-29-09 PDF WORD
62S-5 Coastal Management Program Grants To State Agencies and Water Management Districts 01-29-09 PDF WORD

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Air Resource Management Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-204

Air Pollution Control - General Provisions

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-210

Stationary Sources - General Requirements

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-212

Stationary Sources - Preconstruction Review

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-213

Operation Permits for Major Sources for Air Pollution

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-214

Requirements for Sources Subject to the Federal Acid Rain Program

03-11-10 PDF | WORD
62-242

Motor Vehicle Emissions Standards and Test Procedures

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-243

Tampering with Motor Vehicle Air Pollution Control Equipment

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-252

Gasoline Vapor Control

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-256

Open Burning and Frost Protection Fires

10-06-08 PDF | WORD
62-257

Asbestos Program

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-281

Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-285

Greenhouse Gas Emmisions Reduction

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-296

Stationary Sources - Emission Standards

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-297

Stationary Sources - Emissions Monitoring

02-16-12 PDF | WORD

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Aquatic Plant Management Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62C-20

Aquatic Plant Control Permits - Transferred to Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Transferred to 68F-20  
62C-52

Aquatic Plant Importation, Transportation,
Non-Nursery Cultivation, Possession and Collection -
Transferred to Department of Agriculture and Consumer
Services

Transferred to 5B-64  
62C-54

Funding for Aquatic Plant Management -Transferred to Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Transferred to 68F-54  

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Beach Management Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62B-26

Setback Line

12-31-01 PDF
62B-33

Rules and Procedures for Coastal Construction Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62B-34

Activities Seaward of the Coastal Construction Control Line

04-07-10 PDF | WORD
62B-36

Beach Erosion Control Assistance Program

12-25-03 PDF | WORD
62B-41

Rules and Procedures for Application for Costal Construction Permits

11-17-11 PDF | WORD
62B-49

Joint Costal Permits and Concurrent Processing of Proprietary Authorizations

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62B-54

Administrative Fines and Damage Liability

03-20-00 PDF | WORD
62B-56 Rule and Procedures for Using Sand-Filled Geotextile Dune Cores 06-22-09 PDF | WORD

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Drinking Water Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-550

Drinking Water Standards, Monitoring, and Reporting

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-555

Permitting and Construction of Public Water Systems

10-01-10 PDF
62-560

Requirements for Public Water Systems that are Out of Compliance

01-17-05 PDF
table: PDF | WORD
62-602

Drinking Water and Domestic Wastewater Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators

02-16-12 PDF WORD
62-699

Treatment Plant Classification and Staffing

10-15-07 PDF | WORD

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Florida Geological Survey Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62C-25

Conservation of Oil and Gas: General

03-24-96 PDF
62C-26

Conservation of Oil and Gas: Permitting

03-24-96 PDF
62C-27

Conservation of Oil and Gas: Drilling

03-24-96 PDF
62C-28

Conservation of Oil and Gas: Production of Flowlines

03-24-96 PDF
62C-29

Conservation of Oil and Gas: Injection Wells, Well Workovers, and Abandonments

03-24-96 PDF
62C-30

Conservation of Oil and Gas: Wetlands and Submerged Lands

02-16-12 PDF| WORD

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Greenways and Trails Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62S-1

Florida Greenways and Trails Program

07-10-03 PDF | WORD
62S-3

Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway State Recreation and Conservation Area

11-29-06 PDF | WORD

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Ground Water Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-40

Water Resource Implementation Rule

05-07-06 PDF | WORD
62-520

Ground Water Classes, Standards, and Exemptions

07-12-09 PDF | WORD
62-520.900(1) Application for Monitoring Plan Approval 07-12-09 PDF | WORD
62-520.900(2) Ground Water Monitoring Report 07-12-09 PDF | WORD
62-520.900(3) Monitoring Well Completion Report 07-12-09 PDF | WORD
62-521

Wellhead Protection

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-522

Ground Water permitting and Monitoring Requirements

08-27-01 PDF | WORD
62-524

New Portable Water Well Permitting in Delineated Areas

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-528

Underground Injection Control

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-531

Water Well Contractors

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-532

Water Well Permitting and Construction Requirements

02-16-12 PDF | WORD

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Impaired Waters & TMDLs

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-303

Identification of Impaired Surface Waters

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-304

Total Maximum Daily Loads

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-305 Total Maximum Daily Load Water Quality Restoration Grants 02-16-12 PDF | WORD

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Law Enforcement Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
18-14

Administrative Fines for Damaging State Lands or Products

07-07-85 PDF
62N-16

Pollutant Discharge Act

01-07-96 PDF | WORD
62N-30

Retirement Award

02-10-81 PDF
62Q-15

Public Lands

02-16-12 PDF | WORD

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Marine Resource Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
18-18

Biscayne Bay Aquatic Preserve

03-08-12 PDF | WORD
18-20

Florida Aquatic Preserves

03-08-12 PDF | WORD
18-21

Sovereignty Submerged Lands Management

09-01-09 PDF WORD
18-23

State Buffer Preserves

12-09-04 PDF
62B-55

Model Lighting Ordinance for marine Turtle Protection

03-30-93 PDF

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Mine Reclamation Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62C-16

Mandatory Phosphate Mine Reclamation

05-28-06 PDF
62C-17

Master Reclamation Plan for Lands Disturbed by the Severance of Phosphate Prior to July 1, 1975

11-11-93 PDF
62C-35

Certification to Administer Reclamation Rules

01-22-02 PDF
62C-36

Limestone Reclamation Requirements

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62C-37

Heavy Mineral Reclamation Requirements

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62C-38

Fuller's Earth Reclamation Requirements

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62C-39

Reclamation Requirements for Solid Resources Other Than Phosphate, Limestone, Heavy Minerals, and Fuller's Earth

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-671

Phosphate Mining Waste Treatment Requirements

12-24-96 PDF
62-672

Minimum Requirements for Earthed Dams Used in Phosphate Mining and Beneficiation Operations and for Dikes Used in Phosphogypsum Stack System Impoundments

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-673

Phosphogypsum Management

07-19-06 PDF

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Recreation and Parks Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62D-2

Operation of Division Recreation Areas and Facilities

06-02-09 PDF | WORD
62D-5

Financial Assistance for Outdoor Recreation Part II. Florida Recreation Development Assistance Program

08-15-04 PDF | WORD
62D-15

Myakka River Wild and Scenic River Rule

07-22-91 PDF

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State Lands Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
18-1

State Land Acquisition Procedures

06-15-10 PDF WORD
18-2

Management of Uplands Vested in the Board of Trustees

05-29-08 PDF WORD
18-14

Administrative Fines for Damaging State Lands or Products

03-12-12 PDF
18-18

Biscayne Bay Aquatic Preserve

03-08-12 PDF WORD
18-20

Florida Aquatic Preserves

03-08-12 PDF
18-21

Sovereignty Submerged Lands Management

03-12-12 PDF WORD
18-23

State Buffer Preserves

12-09-04 PDF
18-24

Florida Forever Land Acquisition and Management

04-14-08 PDF WORD
62-402

Water Management Lands Trust Fund

05-02-94 PDF | WORD
62-815 PRESERVATION 2000 PROGRAM 2-9-98 PDF | WORD
62-816 AREA OF CRITICAL STATE CONCERN PROGRAM 11-14-94 PDF | WORD
62-817 ACQUISITION PROCEDURES WITH PRESERVATION 2000 FUNDS 9-7-00 PDF | WORD
62-818 FLORIDA FOREVER PROGRAM 4-6-11 PDF | WORD
62-819 LAND ACQUISITION PROCEDURES 2-9-10 PDF | WORD
62-820 Stan Mayfield Working Waterfronts Application Procedures 5-16-10 PDF | WORD
62-821 Stan Mayfield working Waterfronts Land Acquisition Procedures 11-25-08 PDF | WORD

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Surface Water and Wetlands Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
18-14

Administrative Fines for Damaging State Lands or Products

03-12-12 PDF | WORD
18-18

Biscayne Bay Aquatic Preserve

03-08-12 PDF | WORD
18-20

Florida Aquatic Preserves

03-08-12 PDF
18-21

Sovereignty Submerged Lands Management

03-12-12 PDF WORD
62-4

Permits

04-21-09 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-25

Regulation of Stormwater Discharge

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-29

Conceptual Agency Review

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-40

Water Resource Implementation Rule

05-07-06 PDF | WORD
62-45

25-Year Permits for Maintenance Dredging in Deepwater Ports

Deepwater Ports Maintenance Dredging and Disposal Manual

08-28-85 PDF | WORD
PDF (Disposal Manual)
62-113

Delegations

07-16-01 PDF | WORD
62-301

Surface Waters of the State

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-302

Surface Water Quality Standards

08-05-10 PDF | WORD

table: PDF WORD
62-312

Dredge and Fill Activities

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-330

Environmental Resource Permitting

08-02-06 PDF | WORD
62-340

Delineation of the Landward Extent of Wetlands and Surface Waters

07-01-94 PDF | WORD
62-341

Noticed General Environmental Resource Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD

map: PDF

62-342
Mitigation Banking

(Note: the figures below are large files.  Allow time for them to load)

Figure 1 - Regional Watersheds of the NWFWMD for Mitigation Banks

PDF

Figure 2 - Regional Watersheds of the SRWMD for Mitigation Banks PDF
Figure 3 - Regional Watersheds of the SJRWMD for Mitigation Banking PDF
Figure 4 - Regional Watersheds of the SWFWMD for Mitigation Banks PDF
Figure 5 - Regional Watersheds of the SFWMD for Mitigation Banks PDF
02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-343

Environmental Resource Permit Procedures

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-344

Delegation of the Environmental Resource Program to Local Governments

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-345 Uniform Mitigation Assessment Method 09-12-07 PDF WORD
62-345.900(1) Part I - Qualitative Description 02-02-04  PDF Excel
62-345.900(2) Part II - Quantification of Assessment Area 02-02-04  PDF Excel
62-345.900(3) Mitigation Determination Formulas 09-12-07  PDF Excel
62-346 Environmental Resources Permitting In Northwest Florida
Applicant's Handbook Volume I PDF
Applicant's Handbook Volume II PDF
02-16-12 PDF WORD
62-621

Generic Permits

04-14-11 PDF | WORD
62-624

Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems

01-28-04 PDF

Water Management Districts Rules Adopted by Reference

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Utilities Siting Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-17

Electrical Power Plant Siting

2-16-12 PDF WORD
62-807

Natural Gas Transmission Pipeline Siting

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-814

Electric and magnetic Fields

06-01-08 PDF WORD

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Waste Management Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-150

Hazardous Substance Release Notification

11-27-88 PDF | WORD
62-701

Solid Waste Management Facilities

01-06-10 PDF | WORD
62-702

Solid Waste Combustor Ash Management

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-704

Certification of Resources Recovery Equipment

12-17-96 PDF
62-708

Full cost Accounting for Solid Waste Management

02-16-12 PDF| WORD
62-709

Criteria for the Production and Use of Compost made from Solid Waste

02-15-10 PDF | WORD
62-710

Used Oil Management

02-16-12 PDF| WORD
62-711

Waste Tire Rule

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-713

Soil Treatment Facilities

08-05-99 PDF
62-716

Solid Waste Grants Programs

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-722

Regulation of Recovered materials

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-730

Hazardous Waste

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-731

County and Regional Hazardous Waste management Programs

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-737

Management of Spent Mercury-Containing Lamps and Devices Destined for Recycling

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-740

Petroleum Contact Water

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-761

Petroleum Storage Systems

06-21-04 PDF
62-762

Above Ground Storage Tanks

06-21-04 PDF
62-769

Florida Petroleum Liability and Restoration Insurance Program

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-770

Petroleum Contamination Site Cleanup Criteria

12-27-07 PDF | WORD
62-771

Petroleum Contamination Site Priority Ranking Rule

12-05-96 PDF
62-773

Reimbursement for Petroleum Contamination Site Cleanup

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-777

Contaminant Cleanup Target Levels
(Text only:  see below for Tables and Figures)

04-17-05 PDF
62-777
Tables
I PDF II PDF III PDF IV PDF V PDF VI PDF
62-777 Figures PDF
Figures 1-10
62-780

Contaminated Site Cleanup Criteria

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-781

Drycleaning Solvent Cleanup Program

03-13-96 PDF
62-782

Drycleaning Solvent Cleanup Criteria

12-27-07 PDF | WORD
62-785

Brownfields Cleanup Criteria Rule

12-27-07 PDF | WORD
62-788

The Voluntary Cleanup Tax Credit Rule

02-16-12 PDF | WORD

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Wastewater Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-40

Water Resource Implementation Rule

05-07-06 PDF | WORD
62-113

Delegations

07-16-01 PDF | WORD
62-301

Surface Waters of the State

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-302

Surface Water Quality Standards

12-07-06 PDF | WORD

table: PDF WORD
62-528

Underground Injection Control

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-600

Domestic Wastewater Facilities

04-13-06 PDF
62-601

Domestic Wastewater Treatment Plant Monitoring

  • Figure 1 - Approved Test Procedures
  • Figure 2 - Minimum Schedule for Sampling and
    • Testing of Domestic Wastewater
    • Treatment Plant Monitoring
    • Parameters
  • Figure 3 - Minimum Ground Water Monitoring Schedule
02-16-12 PDF | WORD

Figure 1: PDF | WORD
Figure 2: PDF | WORD
Figure 3: PDF | WORD
62-602

Drinking Water and Domestic Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators

02-16-12 PDF WORD
62-603

Detergents

12-26-96 PDF
62-604

Collection System and Transmission Facilities

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-606 Releases From Gambling Vessels 04-04-10 PDF WORD
62-610

Reuse of Reclaimed Water and Land Application

02-16-12 PDF WORD
62-611

Wetlands Application

12-26-96 PDF | WORD
62-620

Wastewater Facility and Activities Permitting

02-16-12 PDF WORD
62-621

Generic Permits

02-07-07 PDF | WORD
62-625 62-625

Pretreatment Requirements for Existing and New Sources of Pollution

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-640

Biosolids

11-10-11 PDF
62-650

Water Quality Based Effluent Limitations

12-26-96 PDF
62-660

Industrial Wastewater Facilities

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-670

Feedlot and Dairy Wastewater Treatment and Management Requirements

12-26-96 PDF
62-671

Phosphate Mining Waste Treatment Requirements

12-24-96 PDF
62-672

Minimum Requirements for Earthed Dams Used in Phosphate Mining and Beneficiation Operations and for Dikes Used in Phosphogypsum Stack System Impoundments

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-673

Phosphogypsum Management

07-19-06 PDF
62-699

Treatment Plant Classification and Staffing

10-15-07 PDF | WORD

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Water Facilities Funding Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-503

State Revolving Loan Program

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-505

Small Community Wastewater Construction Grants Program

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-552

State Revolving Fund Program for Drinking Water Facilities

07-20-99 PDF

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Water Quality Standards Rules

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
62-4

Permits

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
WORD
62-4.246 (table)
62-301

Surface Waters of the State

02-16-12 PDF | WORD
62-302

Surface Water Quality Standards

08-05-07 PDF | WORD

table: PDF WORD
62-303

Identification of Impaired Surface Waters

09-04-07 PDF | WORD
62-304

Total Maximum Daily Loads

11-11-10 PDF | WORD
62-520

Ground Water Classes, Standards, and Exemptions

12-09-96 PDF | WORD

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Water Management District Rules Adopted by Reference by DEP

Suwannee River Water Management District
These ARE NOT the latest version of the rules as adopted by the District
but are the version adopted for use by DEP

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
40B-1

General and Procedural Rules

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
40B-4

Regulations

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
40B-400

Environmental Resource Permits

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
 

ERP Applicant's Handbook

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
 

Drainage Basins in the Suwannee River Water Management District [Figure 12.2.8-1]

PDF

St. Johns River Water Management District
These ARE NOT the latest version of the rules as adopted by the District
but are the version adopted for use by DEP

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
40C-1

Organization and Procedure

08-01-10 PDF | WORD
40C-4

Environmental Resource Permits: Surface Water Management Systems

08-01-10 PDF | WORD
40C-8

Minimum Flows and Levels

08-01-10 PDF | WORD
40C-40

Standard General Environmental Resource Permits

08-01-10 PDF | WORD
40C-41

Surface Water Management Basin Criteria

08-01-10 PDF | WORD
40C-42

Regulation of Stormwater Management Systems

08-01-10 PDF | WORD
 

Legal Descriptions of Basins

PDF | WORD
 

Applicant's Handbook:  Regulation of Stormwater Management Systems Handbook

PDF | WORD
 

Applicant's Handbook:  Management of Surface Waters (MSSW) Handbook

PDF | WORD
 

Areas Within the District Having Differing Effective Dates for Implementation of Part IV, Chapter 373, F.S. [Figure 3.1-1]

PDF
 

Hydrologic Basins of Upper St. Johns, Oklawaha, Wekiva and Econlockhatchee Rivers [Figure 11.0-1]

PDF
 

Sensitive Karst Areas in the St. Johns River Water Management District [Figure 11.0-2]

PDF
 

Alachua County Karst Area [submap of Sensitive Karst Areas map] [Figure 11.0-3]

PDF
 

Marion County Karst Area [submap of Sensitive Karst Areas map] [Figure 11.0-4]

PDF
 

Wekiva Basin Recharge Areas [Figure 11.3-2]

PDF
 

Drainage Basin for Cumulative Impacts Evaluation [Figure 12.2.8-1 as adopted by DEP under 62-330]

PDF

Southwest Florida Water Management District
These ARE NOT the latest version of the rules as adopted by the District
but are the version adopted for use by DEP

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
40D-1

Procedural

09-04-05 PDF | WORD
40D-4

Individual Environmental Resource Permits

09-04-05 PDF | WORD
40D-8

Water Levels and Rates of Flow

08-02-06 PDF | WORD
40D-40

Standard General Environmental Resource Permits

09-04-05 PDF | WORD
 

Basis of Review for ERP Applications

08-02-06 PDF | WORD
 

Watersheds and Drainage Basins in the Southwest Florida Water Management District [Appendix 6]

PDF
 

Project Design Aids

PDF

South Florida Water Management District
These ARE NOT the latest version of the rules as adopted by the District
but are the version adopted for use by DEP

Chapter Title Effective Date Version
40E-1

General and Procedural

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
40E-4

Surface Water Management

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
40E-40

General Surface Water Management Permits

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
40E-41

Surface Water Management Basin and Related Criteria

10-03-95 PDF | WORD
 

Basis of Review for ERP Applications

PDF | WORD
 

Drainage Districts of the South Florida Water Management District

PDF

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Last updated: July 25, 2012
 

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