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June 25, 2013
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Plan to protect Tahoe clarity OK’d

State and federal environmental regulators at Lake Tahoe are moving ahead with another new round of rules and strategies to protect the clarity of the mountain lake’s famed azure waters. California water quality officials approved plans last week to reduce the amount of fine sediments discharged into the lake. The Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board accepted the plans prepared by the city of South Lake Tahoe and El Dorado and Placer counties on the California side of the lake. The goal is to reduce sediments discharged into the lake from urban runoff by 30 percent over 15 years by …

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