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August 13, 1999 | Press Release

Court Orders Cleanup of 700 Florida Waterways

In a landmark victory, a federal court ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to clean up polluted lakes, streams and rivers throughout Florida.

May 24, 1999 | Press Release

Farm Bureau Attacks Federal Water-Protection Law

A large coalition of fishing groups and environmentalists moved to intervene in a lawsuit filed recently by two landowners in Mendocino County and several units of the Farm Bureau.

April 13, 1999 | Press Release

America's Mountain to be Protected

Streams and wetlands on Pikes Peak will be getting a lot of help over the next decade under a new agreement between the Sierra Club and the City of Colorado Springs.

February 1, 1999 | Press Release

Lawsuit Compels Mississippi to Clean up Hundreds of Polluted Waters

The Mississippi Chapter of the Sierra Club has entered into a consent decree with the Environmental Protection Agency requiring the agency to establish pollution limits for 702 segments of Mississippi waterways that are not fishable or swimmable.