WA-00-5-Non-Point Source Pollution Control & Mitigation, Statewide Fund For

WHEREAS the Clean Water Act requires and the EPA has promulgated rules to address control and mitigation for non-point source pollution; and

WHEREAS non-point  source pollution affects many Western Colorado streams and rivers with attendant impact to both the environment and the human communities; and

WHEREAS the State of Colorado has a large stake in demonstrating leadership and setting a proactive posture to assure non‑point source pollution and control is accomplished in a cost-effective and cooperative manner; 

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that CLUB 20 urges the Colorado Legislature to create and fund a program to assist in non‑point source pollution control and mitigation, and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that CLUB 20 stands ready to assist the legislature in this effort and is prepared to work on and support legislation to accomplish the goal of establishing a non‑point source pollution control and mitigation fund.

Adopted September 8, 2000

Amended April 6, 2007

Renew September 7, 2012

Amended September 8, 2017