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May 13, 2004   EM 04-02

TO: County Agricultural Commissioners


The Department of Pesticide Regulation’s (DPR’s) Environmental Monitoring branch has scheduled the following training sessions for your staff to address the new DPR ground water protection regulations.
The Office of Administrative Law has approved these new regulations and they will go into effect on May 27, 2004.

The date, time, and location for the training are as follows:

June 2, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office
1428 Abbott Street
Salinas, California 93901

June 9, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Contra Costa County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office
2366 A Stanwell Circle
Concord, California 94520-4804

June 22, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Stanislaus County Agriculture Center
Stanislaus H/I Building
3800 Cornucopia Way
Modesto, California 95358

June 23, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Fresno County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office
1730 South Maple Avenue
Fresno, California 93702

June 29, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Los Angeles County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office
12300 Lower Azusa Road
Arcadia, California 91006-5872

September 2, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Shasta County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office
3179 Bechelli Lane, Suite 210
Redding, California 96002-2041

September 9, 2004
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Sacramento County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office
4137 Branch Center Road
Sacramento, California 95827

Please contact the Enforcement Branch Liaison assigned to your county with names of people attending this training as soon as possible.

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Mark Pepple, of my staff, at (916) 324-4086 or by e-mail


Original signed by

John S. Sanders, Ph.D., Chief
Environmental Monitoring Branch
(916) 324-4100

cc: Mr. Mark Pepple
Mr. Roy Rutz, DPR Agriculture Program Supervisor III
Mr. Jim Shattuck, DPR Agriculture Program Supervisor II
Mr. George Brady, DPR Supervising Pesticide Use Specialist
Mr. Al Lomeli, DPR Supervising Pesticide Use Specialist
Mr. Jahan Motakef, DPR Supervising Pesticide Use Specialist
Dr. John Troiano, DPR Senior Environmental Research Scientist
Mr. Daniel J. Merkley, DPR Agricultural Commissioner Liaison