Pacific Southwest, Region 9
Serving: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Islands, Tribal Nations
The following Web sites provide more information on national efforts to prevent pollution from animal waste.
Links to several photo galleries are also available.
Animal Feeding Operations Web site
Includes background information, regulations, publications, and more
- EPA's National Agricultural
Compliance Assistance Center
Offers comprehensive, easy-to-understand information about how to comply with environmental requirements without sacrificing production.
- Clean Water Action Plan
The multi-agency Action Plan builds on the foundation of existing clean water programs and proposes new actions to restore and protect water resources. Reducing pollution from animal feeding operations is one of the Plan's major goals.
- USDA's Natural
Resources Conservation Service
This Department of Agriculture program, formerly known as the Soil Conservation Service, works with AFO owners and operators on a local level, throughout the nation.