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National Wildlife Fed'n v. Consumers Power Co.

Citation: 19 ELR 20235
No. No. 87-1441, 862 F.2d 580/28 ERC 1572/(6th Cir., 12/01/1988) Rev'd & remanded

The court holds that the discharge into Lake Michigan of dead fish and fish remains by a hydroelectric power plant in its turbine generating water does not require a national pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permit under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA)....

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