Clean Water Act

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Name: Clean Water Act
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

How to Grasp the EPA's Over-reach on Clean Water Act

ProPublica contributor Naveena Sadasivam does an impressive job unraveling fact from spin in her account of how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been frustrated in its efforts to pursue hundreds of cases of water pollution because of legal ... [Published Builder Online - 14 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Underwater: Why the EPA is struggling to combat pollution

This originally appeared on ProPublica. For years, the U.S. has been frustrated in its efforts to pursue hundreds of cases of water pollution — repeatedly tied up in legal fights about exactly what bodies of water it has the authority to monitor and protect. ... [Published Salon - 16 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

New Review of Tyent 9090 Turbo Reveals Why Fans Say its the Best Water Ionizer

Sales of Tyent 9090 Turbo show that consumers aren’t convinced the Clean Water Act is really cleaning up their water, especially with fracking fears. Home owners are buying water ionizers in droves. It seems that Tyent water ionizers, especially the ... [Published WKRG - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Sunday's letters: Public action

To the editor: The federal Clean Water Act regulates the discharge of pollutants into the waters of the United States. It is illegal to discharge pollution from a point source (release of waste into streams and rivers) without a permit.The Clean Water ... [Published BlueRidgeNow.com - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

FARM BUREAU WANTS EPA PROPOSAL DITCHED

The Missouri Farm Bureau wants the Environmental Protection Agency to "ditch" its proposed Waters of the United States rule. Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst says the proposal would allow the EPA to expand their jurisdiction far beyond the original intent ... [Published CentralMOinfo.com - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Proposed EPA water rule worries farm, business groups

A proposed federal rule could save America’s waters from pollution, or cripple business and destroy property rights — it depends whom you ask.It’s a big debate over small streams, which supporters such as Cumberland Valley Trout Unlimited Vice President ... [Published Carlisle Sentinel - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Under Water: The EPA’s Struggle to Combat Pollution

by Naveena Sadasivam ProPublica, July 24, 2014, 10:25 a.m.For years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been frustrated in its efforts to pursue hundreds of cases of water pollution 2014 repeatedly tied up in legal fights about exactly what ... [Published Value Walk - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Small Business Owners Want Clean Water Protections

Home › Contributors › › Posted July 23, 2014 in Curbing Pollution, Environmental Justice, Green Enterprise, , Living Sustainably, , 80 percent of small business owners favor restoring federal clean water protections to streams and wetlands, according ... [Published NRDC Worldview - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Western Land Commissioners Concerned About The Clean Water Act

Land commissioners from 23 western states gathered in Bismarck, North Dakota during July to discuss and debate policy issues affecting land management actions on over 440 million acres of state land and water throughout the western United States. The ... [Published Water Online - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Waste Less, Pollute Less: Using Urban Water Conservation to Advance Clean Water Act Compliance

In many parts of the United States, cities and suburbs -- and the wastewater and stormwater utilities that serve them -- are among the largest sources of water pollution. They need hundreds of billions of dollars to repair, maintain, and improve their ... [Published NRDC Worldview - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 11 reports

EPA tweets unbecoming message about Kim Kardashian video game

According to a Bustle report, the Office of Water of the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday posted an unusual tweet for a federal government agency. The tweet, which was later deleted presumably due to violations of communication protocols, had ... [Published Lawyer Herald - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 6 reports

Ag applauds bill to invalidate EPA waters rule

In a letter to U.S. Reps. Reid Ribble (R-Wisconsin) and Kurt Schrader (D-Oregon), the sponsors of the Agricultural Conservation Flexibility Act, the National Potato Council and dozens of agriculture groups applauded the legislation as a means to block ... [Published Agri View - Jul 22 2014]

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...They may not have water running, but still act as a stream," McCarthy said. Then she added, "I never expected to say the word 'ditch' this many times in my entire life and I hope to get away from that as soon as possible."
"Go out, engage, have fun. Get in the boat if you want to, jump in real quick and jump back out. But there is nothing quiet like a cool dip in a river" she says with a smile
"My concern is that invasive species are able to fester at undetectable levels, then 'boom' when conditions become right" he said

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EPA Chief Won't Ditch the Waters Rule, But She ... [Published National Journal - 7 hours ago]
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Some Rochester area communities hit with major ... [Published Beaver County Times - 23 hours ago]
Mayflies Caught on Radar Resemble Thunderstorms... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 27 2014]
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EPA vetoes largest gold mine in North America b... [Published Redstate - Jul 27 2014]
Kim Kardashian Hollywood Cheats: Money, K Coins... [Published Epoch Times - Jul 27 2014]
USGS halts research on mountaintop removal's pu... [Published Charleston Gazette - Jul 26 2014]
EPA protecting Bristol Bay one step forward for... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 26 2014]
Formidable invasive species won't be easy to ke... [Published Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Jul 26 2014]
Teck Chooses Fine Instead of Pipeline at Red Dog [Published 4 Traders - Jul 26 2014]
SE Connector phase one nearly complete [Published Daily Sparks Tribune - Jul 26 2014]
FARM BUREAU WANTS EPA PROPOSAL DITCHED [Published CentralMOinfo.com - Jul 26 2014]
Projects to Restore the Gulf to be based on Sci... [Published Noodls - Jul 26 2014]
Long Island Sound's Ebb And Flow: Water Is Clea... [Published Hartford Courant - Jul 26 2014]
At Landrieu's Urging, Commerce Takes Important ... [Published Noodls - Jul 26 2014]
Hudbay looking to expand beyond Rosemont in Ari... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 26 2014]
In Kansas City, EPA Administrator Seeks to Clar... [Published Spencer Fane - Jul 26 2014]
Hudbay looking to expand beyond Rosemont in Ari... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Jul 26 2014]
Proposed EPA water rule worries farm, business ... [Published Carlisle Sentinel - Jul 26 2014]
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EPA wants strict limits on Pebble [Published Bristol Bay Times - Jul 25 2014]
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BUSTED: Big Ag's Big Myths About the Clean Wate... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jul 25 2014]
Jon Devine, Senior Attorney, Washington, D.C. One of my kids’ (and my) favorite TV shows is “ Mythbusters .” It’s got a great combination of fact-based scrutiny of popularly held beliefs and a healthy dose of excellently infantile humor.  Given how ...
John Buckley, Libertarian Senate Candidate From... [Published Hit & Run - Jul 24 2014]
John Buckley , cousin to William F. Buckley, had a long personal background in RepublicanParty and conservative movement politics, including a stint runningYoung Americans for Freedom in the 1970s. He won a statelegislative seat in Virginia in 1979. ...
Five Best Ideas of the Day: July 24 [Published TIME.com - Jul 24 2014]
1. Ten years after the 9/11 commission urged Congress to simplify oversight of the Department of Homeland Security, the problem is worse. Today, the department deals with 92 Congressional committees. That must change. By the Sunnylands-Aspen Task ...
Senate Republicans meet with EPA’s McCarthy on ... [Published E2-Wire - Jul 23 2014]
Republicans on the Senate Agriculture Committee met with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Gina McCarthy to criticize the agency’s proposal to redefine its jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act.Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky. ...
Building Climate-Resilient Communities with Sta... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jul 23 2014]
Ben Chou, Water Policy Analyst, Washington, D.C. Water and wastewater infrastructure systems play a vital role in our daily lives. Without these critical systems, life as we know it would not be possible. Yet much of this infrastructure is outdated, ...
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