Environmental Protection Agency http://www.epa.gov
Develops environmental regulations; monitors
State implementation and, where absent, directly administers environmental
regulations. Local Western States office (based in San Francisco) is Region IX.
National Association of Clean Water Agencies http://www.nacwa.org
Serves as a
round-table for governmental and private sector discussions.
Water Environment Federation http://www.wef.org
Full service Association that publishes
water quality related documents, funds research, advices the federal government and more.