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Division of Water Resources

TDEC is responsible for managing, protecting and enhancing the quality of the state's water resources through voluntary, regulatory and educational programs.


Water Quality

>Drinking Water Program

>Wellhead Protection Program

>Underground Injection Control

>Source Water Assessment

Watershed Stewardship

>Watershed Management

>TMDL Program

>Tennessee Healthy Watershed Initiative

Water Permits

>Water Based Permitting

>Land Based Permitting

>State Operation Permits

Septic & Decentralized Systems

>Septic Systems

>Septic Installers & Pumpers

>Approved Soil Consultants

Water Quality Reports & Publications

>Water Quality Laws & Rules

>Planning Documents

>Water Quality Assessment Publications

>Technical & Engineering Documents

NetDMR and Electronic Reporting

>NPDES Electronic Reporting

>NetDMR Info & Support

Water Notices & Hearings

>Public Participation Opportunities

>Permit Public Notices

State Revolving Fund Program

>Clean Water SRF Program

>Drinking Water SRF Program

>Priority Ranking

>Planning, Design & Construction

Fleming Training Center

>Operator Training & Certification Services

>Schedule of Classes

>Course Books & Reference Materials

Mining Information & Permits

>Abandoned Mine Land Program

>Bond Forfeiture Program

TN H2O

>Steering Committee

>News

>Working groups