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Groundwater Discharge

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Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

Groundwater Discharge

The Groundwater Discharge Program regulates the discharge of treated wastewater to ground or groundwaters of the state under Part 31, Water Resources Protection, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451 and the Part 22 Groundwater Quality Rules.


Sherry Thelen, Secretary

Rachel Burns, Statewide Groundwater Coordinator

Groundwater Discharge Compliance staff

Groundwater Discharge Permits staff