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Clean Water Act

76 FR 18548

ELR Federal Agency Update

76 FR 18548

ELR Federal Agency Update

Natural Resources Defense Council v. County of Los Angeles

ELR Case

The Ninth Circuit held that a local flood district is liable under the CWA for discharging polluted stormwater into the Los Angeles and San Gabriel Rivers. Environmental groups filed suit against the flood district as well as...

The Clean Water Act Returns (Again): Part I, TMDLs and the Chesapeake Bay

ELR Article

The CWA, with multiple paths to its destination, is reinventing itself once more. Enacted in modern for  in 1972, the next quarter century saw EPA focused on the development of technology standards for industrial and...

75 FR 82382

ELR Federal Agency Update

75 FR 82072

ELR Federal Agency Update

75 FR 79390

ELR Federal Agency Update

75 FR 76984

ELR Federal Agency Update

75 FR 76487

ELR Federal Agency Update

Federal Water Pollution Control Act (the “Clean Water Act”)

ELR Statute

The CWA regulates discharges of pollutants into U.S. waters and establishes quality standards for surface waters.