The Pollution Control Agency announced the availability of the draft 2024 Impaired Waters List, 2024 Assessment Manual, and 2024 Revisions to Appendix A of the statewide mercury TMDL. The updates involve new impairments, delistings, changes, and corrections to the impaired waters list; a focus on refining the guidance manual for beneficial use designations of waters used in wild rice production; and revisions to the statewide mercury TMDL in Appendix A. Regional and state meetings will be held throughout December 2023. Comments are due January 12, 2024. See https://mn.gov/admin/assets/SR48_20%20-%20Accessible_tcm36-599397.pdf (pp. 467-69).