RMAC Meeting – April 5, 2016

The RMAC met on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 1:00 PM. The meeting was held at the NHDES offices, 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH in Conference Rooms 111-112. All RMAC meetings are open to the public.

Meeting Documents:

2016.04.05 RMAC Meeting Agenda

2016.01.28 RMAC DRAFT Minutes
2016.01.28 JOINT Meeting Minutes DRAFT

DRAFT Routine Roadway BMP Manual 2016-03-29
DRAFT Routine Roadway BMP Appendix 2016-03-29
2016-04-01 General Criteria for Project Activities (Posted 4/3)

The most current version of the 2016 RMAC-LMAC Legislation Tracking spreadsheet can be found on the Legislation page. In addition, please review:
SB352 Dock amendment (Posted 4/4)

DOT Warner River SLR – updated
Interest Letter from Town of Warner
RMAC Ltr to DOT re Warner 20160405 DRAFT (Posted 4/3)

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RMAC Meeting – January 28, 2016

The RMAC met on Thursday, January 28, 2016, both in a joint meeting with the LMAC as well as a separate RMAC meeting. The meetings were held at the NHDES Offices, 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH in Conference Rooms 110-112. All RMAC meetings are open to the public.

Meeting Times:

LMAC  9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Joint LMAC/RMAC  11:15 AM – 1:15 PM
RMAC  1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Joint RMAC/LMAC Meeting Materials:

2016.01.28 JOINT Meeting Agenda

RMAC Meeting Materials:

2016.01.28 RMAC Meeting Agenda

2015.10.13 RMAC Minutes DRAFT

NH Instream Flow Program Update

The most current version of the 2016 RMAC-LMAC Legislation Tracking spreadsheet can be found on the Legislation page.

Shoreland Advisory Committee Summary Report 12.2015 – The report is 2 pages, the rest is appendices.

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RMAC Meeting – October 13, 2015

The RMAC met on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. The meeting was held at the NHDES Offices, 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH in Conference Rooms 110-111 and was open to the public.

Meeting Documents:

2015.10.13 RMAC Meeting Agenda

2015.08.25 Draft RMAC Minutes

DRAFT RSA 483 Mark-Up 2014.11.18 w 2015 edits – This version of RSA 483 contains the changes approved by the RMAC on November 18, 2014 (highlighted in yellow) along with additional changes suggested by the RMAC and other parties more recently (highlighted in green). It also annotates the significant changes with the reasoning for them.

Draft Letter of Testimony expressing conditional support for CACR 2 relating to dedicated funds: 20151014 CACR 2 Dedicated Funds House WM DRAFT

2016 RMAC-LMAC House LSRs

Report of the Instream Flow Pilot Program – Please note that the main body of this report is nearly 100 pages.
RMAC DRAFT Comments on the Draft ISF Report

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DRAFT Report of the Instream Flow Pilot Program

The DRAFT Report of the Instream Flow Pilot Program has been published, and is available online at:

http://des.nh.gov/organization/divisions/water/wmb/rivers/instream/report.htm

The public (and the RMAC) is invited to submit comments on the DRAFT Report of the Instream Flow Pilot Program. The public comment period will be open September 1, 2015 through October 25, 2015.

Comments submitted in writing should be addressed to: Wayne Ives, NHDES, PO Box 95, Concord, NH 03302-0095 or by email to Wayne.Ives@des.nh.gov.

Comments will also be taken at three public hearings. Click on the link above for hearing dates and locations.

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RMAC Meeting – August 25, 2015

The next meeting of the RMAC will be on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. The meeting will be held at the NHDES Offices, 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH in Conference Room 112 and is open to the public.

Meeting Documents:

2015.08.25 RMAC Meeting Agenda

2015.06.25 JOINT Meeting Minutes DRAFT

ISF Program Summary

Env-Wq 1800 DRAFT markup v3 – The rules governing the nomination of rivers into the rivers program, with edits as proposed by the RMAC Policy & Legislation subcommittee on August 18, 2015.

FINAL RSA 483 Mark-Up 2014.11.18 – This is the version of the Rivers Statute that contains the proposed changes approved by the RMAC at its November 18, 2014 meeting.

RMPP Memo re Sludge Rule Revisions 2015.07.09
Env-Wq 800 IP Rules-Final RMPP Suggestions

Interactive Map of Designated Rivers and corridors – This is the new map developed by David Rosengarten designed to help permit applicants and LACs determine whether or not a potential project falls within a designated river corridor.

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RMAC P&L Subcommittee Meeting – August 18, 2015

The RMAC’s Policy and Legislation subcommittee will be meeting on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM. The meeting will be held at the NHDES Offices, 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH Conference Room 313 and is open to the public. A call-in number will be available for those who wish to attend via conference call.

Agenda:

  1. Welcome and introductions – Michele et al
  2. Review decisions and action items and assignments from the first meeting – Michele
  3. Review resulting mark-up – everyone
  4. Finalize recommendations for 8.25.15 RMAC meeting – everyone
  5. Other business including scheduling next meeting/conference call, if needed – all
  6. Adjourn

Env-Wq 1800 DRAFT markup v2 – Includes reordering of list of characteristics in section 1803.02 as suggested by Ken Kimball.

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