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The Latest On: Clean Water Act

July 14, 2022 | Legal Document

Groups Sue County of Kauaʻi for Violations of Clean Water Act

Earthjustice is representing Nā Kia‘i Kai and the Surfrider Foundation in a lawsuit against the County of Kauaʻi and State Health Department for violating the Clean Water Act by by discharging drainage waters contaminated with sediment and other pollutants from the Kīkīaola Harbor Drain into the Pacific Ocean without the required permit.

June 30, 2022 | Case

Waters of the United States

Thanks to this lawsuit and the Court’s ruling, the country will now return to water protections that were in place for years starting in 1986, wiping the Trump Dirty Water Rule off the books.