Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) web page: This page has all of the relevant documents and information on how the public can comment on these rules.
Description of Nutrient Criteria (pdf-808kb): This is a direct link to the background information on how the criteria were developed and why they are important
DRAFT Nutrient Criteria Ruling being proposed (pdf-103kb): This is a direct link to the draft ruling being proposed
Penobscot Nation testimony (pdf-2444kb): This is a direct link to the written version of testimony submitted by Penobscot Nation at the public hearing on June 18, 2009. We will also be submitting written comments on the ruling.
EPA Website: Brief Explanation of Phosphorus, It's Cycle and Importance