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Alt v. United States Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

A district court held that litter and manure washed from a farmyard into navigable waters due to a precipitation event is an agricultural stormwater discharge and not a point source discharge, rendering it exempt from the CWA's NPDES...

Utah: Quality

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Illinois: Quality

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Utah: Quality

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Montana: Quality

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Illinois: Quality

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New York: Quality

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Delaware: Water

ELR State Update Item

Assateague Coastkeepers v. Maryland Department of the Environment

ELR Case

A Maryland appellate court held that the state's general discharge permit for animal feeding operations complies with the CWA and state law. The general permit authorizes certain discharges but imposes requirements regarding the...

Michigan Farm Bureau v. Department of Environmental Quality

ELR Case

A Michigan appellate court upheld the state environmental agency's concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) rule. The challenged...