74:51:01:12. Biological integrity of waters. All waters of the state must be free from substances, whether attributable to human-induced point source discharges or nonpoint source activities, in concentrations or combinations which will adversely impact the structure and function of indigenous or intentionally introduced aquatic communities.
Source: 19 SDR 111, effective January 31, 1993; transferred from § 74:03:02:59, July 1, 1996.
General Authority: SDCL 34A-2-11, 34A-2-93.
Law Implemented: SDCL 34A-2-10, 34A-2-11.
Cross-Reference: Introduction of nonnative fish into state waters prohibited, § 41:07:01:11.
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