Clean Water Act

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Clean Water Act
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Willamette tour highlights river issues

CORVALLIS — A recent inspection tour of the upper Willamette River by an environmental watchdog group found it generally in good shape but also noted several areas of concern, including two near Corvallis.A group of Willamette Riverkeeper staff and volunteers ... [Published Albany Democrat Herald - 10 mins ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Letters to the editor for Friday, April 18, 2014

Supreme Court makes mess of nation’s Clean Water ActIt was good to read about the EPA’s recent ruling clarifying what bodies of water should be included under the Clean Water Act. While the Act has been successful in cleaning up toxic streams, rivers ... [Published Nevada Appeal - 7 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Alabama man gets prison for wetlands violations in Hancock County

GULFPORT -- A real estate developer from Fairhope, Ala., has been sentenced to prison, fined and ordered to make restitution for violating the Clean Water Act near Bay St. Louis.Chief U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola Jr. on Thursday gave William R. "Rusty" ... [Published Sun Herald - 15 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Yadkin Riverkeeper and City of Thomasville Announce Settlement in Clean Water Act Citizen Suit

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. , April 17 -- The Southern Environmental Law Center issued the following news release:The City of Thomasville and the Yadkin Riverkeeper announced that they reached a settlement resolving the Riverkeeper's Clean Water Act citizen ... [Published Water Environment Federation - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

NY Rep. Doesn't Care For Clean Water Act Revisions

Image: ThinkstockRepresentative Chris Collins of New York, is raising alarm that Clean Water Act revisions under EPA and Army Corps of Engineers consideration would expand the waterways under federal authority - and constrict farm families' control over ... [Published KNEB 960AM - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Defining the 'Waters of the United States'

Greg Munson is the former General Counsel and Deputy Secretary at the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. He is now a shareholder in the environmental and land use practice group of the Gunster law firm, and working in Tallahassee, Fla. He ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

DNR Seeks Public Comment on Forest County Potawatomi Request for Clean Water Act Authorization

MADISON, Wis. , April 16 -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued the following news release:The Forest County Potawatomi Community has applied to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for authorization to administer water quality standards ... [Published Water Environment Federation - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

EPA clarifies Clean Water Act, includes streams under protection

By Katie DemeriaThe Environmental Protection Agency recently made a ruling that clarifies the inclusions of streams and wetlands leading to larger waterways throughout the nation under the Clean Water Act.This move, according to Kimberly Williams of Environment ... [Published Nvdaily.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

LETTER: Progressives, Democrats get praise for their achievements

_ Here is a response to Mr. Robert G Smith's letter published April 14, 2014:• Medicare• Social Security• Truth In Lending• OSHA• EPA• Clean Air Act• Clean Water Act• Civil rights legislation• Fair Labor Standards (Child Labor Law)• Women's right to ... [Published Daily News Journal - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Protecting Streams and Wetlands

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) jointly released a proposed rule to clarify protection under the Clean Water Act for streams and wetlands that form the foundation of the nation’s water resources. ... [Published World Of Concrete - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Congressman, NY Farm Bureau chief fight proposed expansion of Clean Water Act

The objection is based on tighter federal regulation proposed for waterways. ... [Published Gates Chili Post - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Clean Water Act
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Greece woman found guilty in connection with West Webster shootings

Congressman, NY Farm Bureau chief fight proposed expansion of Clean Water Act ...Video of the Day: The five weirdest local taxes in America ...Pal-Mac ‘Last Bash’ gearing up, donations needed ...Congressman, NY Farm Bureau chief fight proposed expansion ... [Published Waynepost - Apr 16 2014]

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Kelly Craver , Thomasville's City Manager, stated, "City Staff has worked diligently with NCDENR over the last four years to address sewer collection system improvement needs. We have three current projects underway and will continue to work with NCDENR to get our planned additional sewer system improvement projects approved, funded and construction completed. We are all in this together and have the same desired end result, better water quality in High Rock Lake and the Yadkin River ."
"City staff has worked diligently with North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources over the last four years to address sewer collection system improvement needs" Craver stated...
As President Obama said in the State of the Union : "My administration will keep working with industry to sustain production and job growth while strengthening protection of our air, our water and our communities."
"This allows the EPA and Army Corps to come in and make life harder for farms," Collins said. "It's an overly broad definition. A pothole is not a navigable water."

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