Current Reclassification Proposals


  • Reclassification of Portion of Bill Moore Creek (Enka Lake) in Buncombe County (French Broad River Basin) from Class C to Class B: WQC Meeting Agenda - January 2018; EMC meeting Agendas - March 2018 and November 2018 and Report of Proceedings
  • Proposed Removal of Swamp Classification from a Section of the Lower Cape Fear River in Brunswick and New Hanover Counties (Cape Fear River Basin): WQC Meeting Agenda - May 2019, Petition, and Letter of Petition Completeness
  • Proposed Reclassification of a Portion of the Sandy Creek Water Supply Watershed (including Sandy Creek Reservoir) in Guildford and Randolph Counties (Cape Fear River Basin) from WS-III (Balance of Watershed or BW) to Class WS-III Critical Area (CA): WQC Meeting Agenda - January 2018 (reclassification is included in the rule readoption process for 15A NCAC 02B .0100, .0201-.0231, and 0300 Classifications and Standards for the Protection of Surface Waters) and EMC Meeting Agendas: March 2018 (attachment C page 45) and July 2019


To receive a copy of an agenda for a meeting above that is not posted to this webpage or if you need further information on a reclassification proposal, contact the Classification, Standards and Rules Review Branch staff.