New Mexico
Environment Department

Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

Surface Water Quality

NPDES Permits-Recent 401 Certifications

The federal Clean Water Act §402 establishes the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit program and §401 requires state certification of federal permits.  Contact Susan A. Lucas Kamat, Program Manager of the Point Source Regulation Section at 505-946-8924 if you have questions about NPDES permits and certifications in the State of New Mexico.  Below is a link to the list of NMED’s Recent CWA §401 certifications:


View Printable List with Links to Certifications (Adobe Acrobat File)


Last Updated 06/10/2021