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Childhood Lead Poisioning Prevention Week
Lead poisoning can seriously affect a child’s brain and nervous system. It can cause learning and behavioral problems. A blood lead test is the only way to identify lead poisoning in children. "The purpose of this campaign is to remind parents that lead poisoning can be detrimental to young children’s health and development. It's important for parents to ask their child’s doctor about lead testing
Halloween Safety Tips
Halloween is an exciting time of year for kids. Here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to help ensure they have a safe holiday.
10/20/2017 2:54:00 PM
Recent Cannabis Raid a Reminder that Unpermitted Growing Operations are Illegal
A recent multi-agency raid on multiple illegal cannabis growing operations in south Monterey County is a reminder that there are restrictions on cultivating cannabis in Monterey County. Engaging in cannabis-related activity in violation of County laws is subject to law enforcement action.
10/16/2017 9:43:00 AM
The Carmel Highlands Onsite Wastewater Management Plan (OWMP) was adopted by the Monterey County Board of Supervisors on December 15, 2009. On February 24, 2010, the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board approved the OWMP and its recommendations. The Environmental Health Bureau is currently evaluating onsite wastewater in the Carmel Highlands based on the intent of the OWMP and plans to return to the Board of Supervisors to recommend approval of amendments to County code as prescribed by the OWMP. Below are supporting documents.
|Carmel Highlands Onsite Wastewater Management Plan
||Downloadable PDF of the Carmel Highlands Onsite Wastewater Management Plan
|Carmel Highlands Nitrogen Management Area Map||Map Information
|OWTS Performance Evaluation||Downloadable Conventional Onsite Wastewater Treatment System Performance Evaluation
|Carmel Highlands Onsite Wastewater Study - 2009||Downloadable Onsite wastewater study for the Carmel Highland from 2009