Surface waters definition

Surface waters means all waters of the state as defined in G.S. 143-212 except underground waters.
Surface waters means all state waters that are not groundwater as defined in §62.1-255 of the Code of Virginia.
Surface waters means all waters within the jurisdiction of this state, including all streams, lakes, ponds, impounding reservoirs, marshes, wetlands, watercourses, waterways, springs, canal systems, drainage systems, and all other bodies or accumulations of water, natural or artificial, public or private, situated wholly or partly within or bordering upon the state.

Examples of Surface waters in a sentence

Surface waters supporting fish that may be affected by the operation shall be sampled for benthic invertebrates and periphyton.

Surface waters discharge.and safe access to any other sampling and monitoring points required by the Agency.

Surface waters were warmer and fresher, and nutrient concentrations were lower, to the east of Samalga Pass than those to the west of the pass (Ladd et al.

Surface waters provide shelter for juveniles to grow prior to being large enough to burrow.

Surface waters may be suitable for other beneficial uses, but are regulated to protect and enhance the designated uses.


More Definitions of Surface waters

Surface waters means water on the surface of the ground where water does not usually accumulate in ordinary watercourses, lakes or ponds.
Surface waters means waters upon the surface of the earth, whether contained in bounds created naturally or artificially or diffused. Water from natural springs shall be considered “surface waters” when it exits from the spring onto the surface of the earth.
Surface waters means all state waters that are not ground water as defined in § 62.1-255 of the Code of Virginia.
Surface waters means all natural and artificial named and unnamed lakes and all naturally flowing streams within the boundaries of the state, but not including cooling lakes, farm ponds and facilities constructed for the treatment of wastewaters.
Surface waters means all waters as defined in G.S. 143-212 except underground waters.
Surface waters means all waters of this State which are not ground waters.