Q-2, r. 35.2 - Water Withdrawal and Protection Regulation

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59. The construction of a yard and storage, directly on the ground, of animal waste, nitrogenous fertilizers, farm compost or any fertilizing waste substance not certified to comply with CAN/BNQ 0413-200, CAN/BNQ 0413-400 or BNQ 419-090 are prohibited
(1)  in the intermediate bacteriological protection zone for groundwater withdrawals with a water vulnerability rating of medium or high;
(2)  in the virological protection zone for groundwater withdrawals if the nitrate + nitrite (expressed as N) concentration of the water withdrawn, sampled in accordance with the Regulation respecting the quality of drinking water (chapter Q-2, r. 40), is above 5 mg/l on 2 or more occasions over a 2-year period;
(3)  within the first 100 m of the intermediate virological protection zone from category 3 groundwater withdrawals on a neighbouring property when the vulnerability rating is medium or high.
O.C. 696-2014, s. 59.