Point Source in Navigation Law and Legal Definition

The term point source is defined under 33 USCS § 1362 as "any discernible, confined and discrete conveyance, including but not limited to any pipe, ditch, channel, tunnel, conduit, well, discrete fissure, container, [or] rolling stock . . . from which pollutants are or may be discharged." Cordiano v. Metacon Gun Club, Inc., 575 F.3d 199, 215 (2d Cir. Conn. 2009)