The Ohio soil and water conservation commission shall recommend to the director of natural resources a procedure for coordination of a program of agricultural pollution abatement and urban sedimentary pollution control. Implementation of such a program shall be based on the standards for air and water quality determined by the director of environmental protection. The director of natural resources shall, through the division of soil and water districts, coordinate the efforts of state and local governmental agencies to meet the minimum state air and water quality standards relating to agricultural pollutants and urban sedimentary pollutants. The director of environmental protection shall utilize the department of natural resources, the division of soil and water districts, and local soil and water conservation districts in encouraging landowner abatement of agricultural pollution and urban sediment pollution.
Effective Date: 10-23-1972 .