Governing Law and Regulations
Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry (ODAFF) Agricultural Environmental Management Services Division
Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 6
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Oklahoma has been delegated authority by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to administer the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) for concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs), known as the Agricultural Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (AgPDES) program in the state. The state has also established state-specific regulations for swine feeding operations and poultry feeding operations.
• Administration and enforcement. The Oklahoma Department of ...