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Appendix A: Water Quality Protection Program Committee Members


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Water Quality Issues

Management Practices for Agricultural Nonpoint Sources

Section 1: Agricultural Industry Networks

Section 2: Technical Information/Outreach

Section 3: Education and Public Relations

Section 4: Regulatory Coordination/Streamlining

Section 5: Funding Mechanisms/Incentives

Section 6: Public Lands and Rural Roads


Appendix A. Water Quality Protection Program Committee Members

Appendix B. TMDL Schedule for Impaired Waters in Sanctuary Watersheds.

Appendix C. Existing Laws and Programs Related to Agricultural Nonpoint Sources

Appendix D. Definitions of Acronyms

Signatories to the MOA are indicated with an asterisk.


  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (USDOC) *
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA)
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency *
  • U.S. Forest Service


  • California Coastal Commission *
  • California Department of Fish and Game
  • California Environmental Protection Agency *
  • California Resources Agency
  • Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board *
  • Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
  • San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality
    Control Board *
  • State Water Resources Control Board *
  • University of California Cooperative
  • Extension
  • University of California Sea Grant Extension Program


  • Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments *
  • City of Monterey
  • Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner (retired)
  • Monterey County Planning and Building Inspection
  • Santa Cruz County
  • Santa Cruz Port District
  • San Luis Obispo County
  • San Mateo County Planning


  • Central Coast Farm Bureau Coalition
  • Center for Marine Conservation
  • Watershed Institute
  • Elkhorn Slough Foundation
  • Monterey County Hospitality Association
  • Duke Energy
  • Monterey Bay Sanctuary Foundation

Resource Conservation Districts (RCDs)

  • San Mateo County RCD
  • Santa Cruz RCD
  • San Benito RCD
  • Monterey RCD
  • Upper Salinas - Las Tablas RCD
  • Loma Prieta RCD

Reviewed: September 08, 2023
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