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BMP …………………………………………………………Best Management Practices

CERCLA …Coprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation,and Liability Act (Superfund)

CFR ……………………………………………………………Calculated Fixed Radius

CWS ……………………………………………………………Community Water System

DEQ ………………………………………………Department of Environmental Quality

DFW ……………………………………………………Department of Fish and Wildlife

DLCD ………………………………Department of Land Conservation & Development

DOGAMI ………………………………Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

DP&R ……………..………………………………Department of Parks and Recreation

DSL ………………………………………………………………Division of State Lands

DWS ……………………………………………………Drinking Water Section of OHD

EPA ………………………………………..……U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

EQC …………………………………………..……Environmental Quality Commission

FIFRA ……………………..……Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act

MCL ………………………………..……………………Maximum Contaminant Level

MSDS ………………………………………….……………Material Safety Data Sheet

NAPL …………………………………………………….…Non-Aqueous Phase Liquid

NTNCWS …………………………….……Nontransient Noncommunity Water System

OAR …………………………………………….…………Oregon Administrative Rules

ODA …………………………………………………Oregon Department of Agriculture

ODF ……………………………………………………Oregon Department of Forestry

ODOT …………………………………..………Oregon Department of Transportation

OEM ……………………………….………Oregon Emergency Management Division

OHD ……………………………………………………………Oregon Health Division

ORS ……………………………………………………………Oregon Revised Statutes

OSU ……………………………………………………….……Oregon State University

PPB …………………………………Parts Per Billion (=micrograms per liter [ug/L])

PPM …………………………………Parts Per Million (=milligrams per liter [mg/L])

POTW ………………………………………………Publicly Owned Treatment Works

PWS ………………………………….……………………………Public Water Supply

RCRA……………………………………… Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

SARA Title III - …….……Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986

SDWA………………………………………………………… Safe Drinking Water Act

SFM …………………………………………………………………State Fire Marshal

SOC ……………………………………………………Synthetic Organic Contaminant

SQG …………………………………………………..………Small Quantity Generator

SWCD …………………………………..………Soil and Water Conservation District

SWL …………………………………………………………………Static Water Level

TNCWS ………………………………………Transient Noncommunity Water System

TOT ………………………………………………………………………Time of Travel

TSCA ……………………………………………………Toxic Substances Control Act

UST …………………………………………………..……Underground Storage Tank

USGS ………………………………………….………United States Geological Survey

VOC ……………………………………………………Volatile Organic Contaminant

WHP ………………………………………………………………Wellhead Protection

WHPA ………………………………………………………Wellhead Protection Area

WRD ………………………………………………..……Water Resources Department

WRGC ………………………………..……Wellhead Rules and Guidance Committee

ZOC …………………………………………………….…………Zone of Contribution

ZOI ……………………………………………………………………Zone of Influence


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