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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 13-960


Availability of Technical Guidance

[43 Pa.B. 2948]
[Saturday, May 25, 2013]

 Technical guidance documents are available on the Department of Environmental Protection's (Department) web site at The ''Technical Guidance Final Documents'' heading is the link to a menu of the various Department bureaus where each bureau's final technical guidance documents are posted. The ''Technical Guidance Draft Documents'' heading is the link to the Department's draft technical guidance documents.

Ordering Paper Copies of Department Technical Guidance

 The Department encourages the use of the Internet to view and download technical guidance documents. When this option is not available, persons can order a paper copy of any of the Department's draft or final technical guidance documents by contacting the Department at (717) 783-8727.

 In addition, bound copies of some of the Department's documents are available as Department publications. Check with the appropriate bureau for more information about the availability of a particular document as a publication.

Changes to Technical Guidance Documents

 Following is the current list of recent changes. Persons who have questions or comments about a particular document should call the contact person whose name and phone number is listed with each document.

Final Technical Guidance—Substantive Revision

DEP ID: 021-0200-001. Title: Policy for Pennsylvania Natural Diversity Inventory (PNDI) Coordination During Permit Review and Evaluation. Description: The Department is revising its existing policy to clarify PNDI coordination within the permit review process. PNDI coordination will be conducted in a manner consistent with the requirements of the rules and regulations implemented by the Department. The Department and County Conservation District staff will follow this policy during the permit application review process.

 The prior version of this document, dated April 18, 2009, was published under DEP ID 400-0200-001. By this notice, that document is rescinded and replaced with this version.

 A draft of this document was published for public comment at 42 Pa.B. 7060 (November 10, 2012). Comments were accepted until December 31, 2012. A detailed Comment/Response document will be available through the Department's eLibrary.

Contact: Patricia Allan at (717) 783-8727 or

Effective Date: Upon publication as final in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

Acting Secretary

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 13-960. Filed for public inspection May 24, 2013, 9:00 a.m.]

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