June 22, 2020
Five Watersheds in Jeopardy from the Dirty Water Rule
The Trump administration’s Dirty Water Rule cuts millions of streams and wetlands out of safeguards guaranteed by the Clean Water Act. For excluded waterways, few protections will stop the dumping of toxic pollution.
Everyone is downstream from someone. Waters losing protection will not only devastate specific waterways within a watershed, but also waterways that connect downstream and the people who rely on them.
Learn about five different watersheds at risk: