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Title and EPA Reference Number

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2012 Guidelines for Water Reuse, 643 pages, September 2012, (EPA 600-R-12-618)
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2004 Guidelines for Water Reuse, 478 pages, August 2004, (EPA 625-R-04-108)
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After the Storm: A Citizen's Guide to Understanding Stormwater (PDF) (2 pp, 426K), 2 pages, January 2003, (EPA 833-B-03-002)
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AgSTAR Digest (PDF) (14 pp, 813K), 14 pages, Winter 2003, (EPA 430-F-02-028)
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A Guide to Healthy Eating of the Fish You Catch, 2 pages, April 2002, (EPA 823-F-02-005 )
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A Homeowner's Guide to Septic Systems (PDF) (19 pp, 1.6MB), 19 pages, December 2002, (EPA 832-B-02-005)
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America's Wetlands: Our Virtual Link Between Land and Water (PDF) (16 pp, 740K), 16 pages, December 1995, (EPA 843-K-95-001)
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An Introduction and User's Guide to Wetland Restoration, Creation, and Enhancement (PDF) (102 pp, 647K), 102 pages, 2003, (EPA 843-B-03-001)
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Applicability of Exemptions Under Section 404, 5 pages, December 1996, (EPA 843-B-96-002)
  Aquatic Animal Production Industry Final Rule - Factsheet, 3 pages, September 2004, only available online
  Arsenic in Drinking Water Fact Sheet, March 2007
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Assessing the Challenges Associated with Developing an Integrated Modeling Approach for Predicting and Managing Water Quality and Quantity from the Watershed through the Drinking Water Treatment System, 69 pages, March 2012, (EPA 600-R-12-030)
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Assessment and Management of Toxics in the Watershed (PDF) (19 pp, 186K), 19 pages, March 2003, (EPA 600-R-03-032)
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Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection (PDF) (2 pp, 434K), Brochure, 2 pages, March 2003, (EPA 841-F-03-001)
Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection (online), August 2002
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Cleaner Water Through Conservation, 120 pages, April 1995, (EPA 841-B-95-002)
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Clean Water - Everybody's Business (PDF) (2 pp, 367K), bookmark, 2003, (EPA 841-H-03-003)
  Clean Water Act Statute (available online only), 184 pages
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Clean Water State Revolving Fund Activity Update: Innovative Use of Clean Water State Revolving Funds for Nonpoint Source Pollution (PDF) (8 pp, 731K), 8 pages, July 2002, (EPA 832-F-02-004)
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Cleaning Up Polluted Runoff with the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (PDF) (4 pp, 721K), 4 pages, March 2003, (EPA 832-F-03-004)
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¿Come Usted Pescado? (Spanish version of Do You Eat Fish?), Poster, December 2002, (EPA 823-H-02-001)
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Compliance Guide for the Concentrated Aquatic Animal Production Point Source Category (PDF) (292 pp, 5.9MB), 292 pages, March 2006, (EPA 821-B-05-001)
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Constructed Treatment Wetlands (PDF) (2 pp, 266K), 2 pages, August 2004, (EPA 843-F-03-013)
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Constructed Wetlands and Wastewater Management for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, 24 pages, (EPA 855-K-97-001)
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Constructed Wetlands for Animal Waste Treatment: A Manual on Performance, Design, and Operation with Case Histories, 182 pages, June 1997, (EPA 855-B-97-001)
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¿Debo comer los peces que yo pesco? (Should I Eat the Fish I Catch?) Spanish (PDF) (2 pp, 134K), 2 pages, 1998, (EPA 823-F-98-017)
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Decentralized Systems Technology Fact Sheet: Septage Treatment/Disposal (PDF) (4 pp, 58K), 4 pages, September 1999, (EPA 932-F-99-068)
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Discover the Beauty in Wetlands, Book cover/poster, 2005, (EPA 843-E-05-002) 
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Drinking Water From Household Wells (PDF) (24 pp, 1.6MB), 24 pages, January 2002, (EPA 816-K-02-003)
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Drinking Water Monitoring, Compliance, and Enforcement (PDF) (2 pp, 152K), 2 pages, June 2004, (EPA 816-F-04-031)
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Drinking Water Security for Small Systems Serving 3,300 or Fewer Persons (PDF) (47 pp, 4.3MB), 47 pages, September 2005, (EPA 817-R-05-001)
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Drinking Water Standards and Health Effects (PDF) (2 pp, 150K), 2 pages, June 2004, (EPA 816-F-04-037)
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Economic Benefits of Wetlands (PDF) (4 pp, 281K), 4 pages, May 2006, (EPA 843-F-06-004) 
  Economic and Environmental Benefits Analysis of the Final Effluent Limitations Guidelines and New Source Performance Standards for the Concentrated Aquatic Animal Production Industry Point Source Category, 186 pages, June 2004, only available online
  Effluent Guidelines - Meat and Poultry Products Fact Sheet: Final Rule, 2 pages, February 2004, (EPA 821-F-04-004), only available online
  El Agua del Grifo: lo que usted debe saber (Spanish version of Water on Tap: What You Need To Know) (PDF) (36 pp, 1.7MB), 36 pages, October 2003, (EPA 816-K-05-006)
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El Agua Potable y la Salud: lo que usted debe saber (Water and Health: What You Need to Know) Spanish, 9 pages, May 2000, (EPA 816-K-00-001)
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Enforcement Alert: EPA Takes Enforcement Actions Against Violators Who Ditch Wetlands and Channelize Streams (PDF) (4 pp, 160K), 4 pages, September 1999, (EPA 300-N-99-013) 
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Enforcement Alert: EPA Targets Clean Water Act Violations at Livestock Feeding Operations (PDF) (4 pp, 957K), 4 pages, March 2009, (EPA 325-F-09-001), only available online
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Ensuring Safe Water for Tribes, 8 pages, August 2000, (EPA 816-K-00-006)
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Environmental Curricula Handbook: Tools in Your School (PDF) (64 pp, 512K), 64 pages, December 2002, (EPA 625-R-02-009)
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Estuaries and Your Coastal Watershed, 4 pages, July 1998, (EPA 842-F-98-009)
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Estuaries: Where Rivers Meet the Sea. Ten Ways to Protect Estuaries (PDF) (1 pg, 427K), 1 page, 2003, (EPA 842-F-03-001)
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Federal Funding Sources For Small Community Wastewater Systems, 28 pages, November 1997, (EPA 832-F-97-004)
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Fish and Fisheries Management in Lakes and Reservoirs: Technical Supplement to the Lake and Reservoir Restoration Guidance Manual, 321 pages, May 1993, (EPA 841-R-93-002)
  Full Text of the Second Circuit Court Decision in the CAFO Litigation (PDF) (65pp, 295.18K), 65 pages, February 2005, only available online
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Functions and Values of Wetlands (PDF) (2 pp, 131K), 2 pages, September 2001, (EPA 843-F-01-002c)
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Funding Agricultural Best Management Practices with the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (PDF) (2 pp, 98K), 2 pages, October 2001, (EPA 832-F-01-006)
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Funding Brownfield Remediation with the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (PDF) (2 pp, 1MB), 2 pages, October 1998, (EPA 832-F-98-006)
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Funding Wetland Projects (PDF) (2 pp, 393K), 2 pages, September 2001, (EPA 843-F-01-002F)
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Growth and Water Resources - The Link Between Land Use and Water Resources (PDF) (2 pp, 195K), 2 pages, June 2002, (EPA 842-F-02-008)
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Guiding Principles for Constructed Treatment Wetlands: Providing Water Quality and Wildlife Habitat (PDF) (25 pp, 4MB), 25 pages, October 2000, (EPA 843-B-00-003)
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Handbook for Developing and Managing Tribal Nonpoint Source Pollution Programs (PDF) (182 pp, 8.6MB), 182 pages, February 2010, (EPA 841-B-10-001)
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Handbook of Constructed Wetlands - Vol. 3: Agricultural Wastewater, 36 pages, 2000 (EPA 843-F-00-002)
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Healthy Waters Start with Water Quality Standards Poster (PDF) (1 pp, 5.5MB), poster, December 2006, (EPA 823-H-06-001)
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Hypoxia and Wetland Restoration (PDF) (2 pp, 566K), 2 pages, 2002, (EPA 843-F-02-002)
  Industry Directory for On-Farm Biogas Recovery Systems (PDF) (70 pp, 992K), 70 pages, September 2011
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It's Your Drinking Water: Get to Know it and Protect it! (PDF) (8 pp, 176K), 8 pages, 1999, (EPA 810-K-99-002)
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Kuv noj puas tau cov ntses ua nuv tau? (Should I Eat the Fish I Catch?) Hmong (PDF) (2 pp, 134K), 2 pages, 1998, (EPA 823-F-98-018)
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Land Application of Sewage Sludge - A Guide for Land Appliers on the Requirements of the Federal Standards for the Use or Disposal of Sewage Sludge, 40 CFR Part 503 (PDF) (106 pp, 1.2MB), 106 pages, December 1994, (EPA 831-B-93-002b)
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Los niños y los estándares del agua potable (Children and Drinking Water Standards) Spanish, 4 pages, May 2000, (EPA 810-K-00-001)
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Monitoring Guidance for Determining the Effectiveness of Nonpoint Source Controls, 282 pages, September 1997, (EPA 841-B-96-004)
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National Management Measures to Control Nonpoint Pollution from Agriculture, 314 pages, 2003, (EPA 841-B-03-004)
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National Management Measures to Control Nonpoint Source Pollution from Forestry, 252 pages, April 2005, (EPA 841-B-05-001)
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Nearshore Waters and Your Coastal Watershed, 4 pages, July 1998, (EPA 842-F-98-007)
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Nonpoint Source Pollution: The Nation's Largest Water Quality Problem, 2 pages, March 1996, (EPA 841-F-96-004A)
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Pesticides in Drinking Water Wells, 15 pages, September 1990, (EPA 20-T-1004)
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Protect Children, Protect Our Future (PDF) (16 pp, 567K), 16 pages, 2004, (EPA 100-F-04-900)
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Protecting Drinking Water Sources (PDF) (2 pp, 148K), 2 pages, June 2004, (EPA 816-F-04-032)
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Protecting Drinking Water with the Clean Water State Revolving Fund, 4 pages, 2000, (EPA 832-F-00-001)
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Protecting Water Quality from Agricultural Runoff (PDF) (2 pp, 103K), 2 pages, March 2005, (EPA 841-F-05-001)
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Protecting Water Resources with Smart Growth (PDF) (120 pp, 1.4MB), 120 pages, May 2004, (EPA 231-R-04-002)
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Protocol for Developing Nutrient TMDLs; First Edition (PDF) (137 pp, 2.5MB), 137 pages, November 1999, (EPA 841-B-99-007)
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Septic Systems- What to Do After the Flood (PDF) (2 pp, 116K), 2 pages, September 2005, (EPA 816-F-05-029)
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Should I Eat the Fish I Catch? (PDF) (2 pp, 156K), 2 legal-sized, September 1997, (EPA 823-B-97-009)
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Sistema Séptico: Qué hacer después de una inundación (Spanish version of Septic Systems: What To Do After the Flood) (PDF) (3 pp, 104K), 3 pages, September 2005, (EPA 816-F-05-027)
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Source Water Protection Practices Bulletin: Managing Agricultural Fertilizer Application to Prevent Contamination of Drinking Water (PDF) (6 pp, 608K), 6 pages, July 2001, (EPA 916-F-01-028)
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Source Water Protection Practices Bulletin- Managing Livestock, Poultry, and Horse Waste to Prevent Contamination of Drinking Water (PDF) (6 pp, 360K), 6 pages, July 2001, only available online (EPA 916-F-01-026)
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Source Water Protection Practices Bulletin: Managing Septic Systems to Prevent Contamination of Water (PDF) (5 pp, 133K), 5 pages, July 2001, (EPA 816-F-01-021)
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Strategic Planning: A Handbook for Small Water Systems, 31 pages, September 2003, (EPA 816-R-03-015)
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Strategy for Water Quality Standards and Criteria: Setting Priorities to Strengthen the Foundation for Protecting and Restoring the Nation's Waters, 38 pages, August 2003, (EPA 823-R-03-010)
  Strategy for Water Quality Standards and Criteria: Setting Priorities to Strengthen the Foundation for Protecting and Restoring the Nation's Waters - Fact Sheet, 2 pages, August 2003, (EPA 823-R-03-011)
  Summary of the Second Circuit's Decision in the CAFO Litigation and Environmental Stewardship (PDF) (3 pp, 128KB), 3 pages, February 2005, only available online
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Technical Development Document for the Final Effluent Limitations Guidelines and New Source Performance Standards for the Concentrated Aquatic Animal Production Point Source Category, 485 pages, August 2004, (EPA 821-R-04-012 )
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Techniques for Tracking, Evaluating, and Reporting the Implementation of Nonpoint Source Control Measures - Agriculture, 92 pages, September 1997, (EPA 841-B-97-010)
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Techniques for Tracking, Evaluating, and Reporting the Implementation of Nonpoint Source Control Measures - Forestry, 97 pages, July 1997, (EPA 841-B-97-009)
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The Beach and Your Coastal Watershed, 4 pages, April 1998, (EPA 842-F-98-010)
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The Clean Water State Revolving Fund and the Clean Water Action Plan (PDF) (2 pp, 92K), 2 pages, March 1998, (EPA 832-F-98-003)
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Threats to Wetlands (PDF) (2 pp, 138K), 2 pages, September 2001, (EPA 843-F-01-002d)
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Total Water Management, 131 pages, July 2012, (EPA 600-R-12-551)
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Types of Wetlands (PDF) (2 pp, 84K), 2 pages, September 2001, (EPA 843-F-01-002b)
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Understanding the Safe Drinking Water Act, 4 pages, June 2004, (EPA 816-F-04-030)
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Using the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund for Source Water Protection Loans (PDF) (4 pp, 212K), 4 pages, 2001, (EPA 816-F-01-039)
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Voluntary National Guidelines for Management of Onsite and Clustered (Decentralized) Wastewater Treatment Systems (PDF) (62 pp, 1.2MB), 62 pages, March 2003, (EPA 832-B-03-001)
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Water Facts (PDF) (2 pp, 122K), 2 pages, June 2004, (EPA 816-F-04-036)
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Water On Tap: What You Need to Know (Chinese, Spanish, and English Documents), 2004, (EPA 816-K-04-003)
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Water Quality Standards for Wetlands: National Guidance, 31 pages, July 1990, (EPA 440-S-90-011)
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Water Research Update, 13 pages, January-June 2013, (EPA 820-N-130-01A)
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Water Security Progress and Resources (PDF) (2 pp, 318K), 2 pages, October 2003, (EPA 817-F-03-001)
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Wetlands Overview (PDF) (4 pp, 294K), 4 pages, December 2004, (EPA 843-F-04-011a)
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Wetlands Regulatory Authority (PDF) (2 pp, 687K), 2 pages, 2004, (EPA 843-F-04-001)
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When Is A Septic System Regulated as a Class V Well? (PDF) (4 pp, 1.5MB), 4 pages, June 2003, (EPA 816-F-03-002)

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