General Permit Description:
For the construction and/or operation of a Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO).
Individual Permit Description:
For Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) where the owners have agreed to permit conditions not covered by general permit conditions, and certain other CAFOs with past rule violations or pollution hazards, or those have been determined to require individual public noticing.
The table below outlines the requirements for General and Individual NPDES permits by animal unit category of feedlots and if an operation is considered a pasture:
General NPDES Permit
Individual NPDES Permit