This blog site provides links to two current news items (WOTUS and the Clean Water Act), a science-based research paper, and a short visit to a meandering pasture creek. Access to safe water is a global concern, but in this edition we look at a few of the many U.S.-based stories, editorials, and reports that flow by every week.
Update – U.S. Streams and Wetlands – Definition of Waters of the United States (WOTUS) – In accordance with a Presidential directive, the EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have announced their intention to “… review and rescind or revise the Clean Water Rule, … and provide advanced[…]Read More »
The federal government is turning back the clock on the controversial waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule — quite literally — with a proposal announced on Tuesday to recodify the law as it was written prior to 2015. Read moreRead More »