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The Latest On: Clean Water Act

December 17, 2020 | In the News: Washington Post

U.S. gives Florida wider authority over wetland development

Tania Galloni, Managing Attorney, Florida Office, Earthjustice: “The fact is that Florida’s proposed program to take over wetlands permitting doesn’t comply with federal environmental laws. It’s about destroying wetlands faster and cheaper at a time when we need more protection, not less.”

November 23, 2020 | In the News: The New Yorker

The Heavy Toll of the Black Belt’s Wastewater Crisis

Anna Sewell, Attorney, Washington, D.C., Office: “It’s the long-standing ignoring of the problem that led us to file the complaint. The primarily Black residents of Lowndes County continue to suffer the effects of the health departments’ failure.”

October 18, 2020

Clean Water Act: 48th Anniversary, Virtual Town Hall

Hosted by Earthjustice, in partnership with the Clean Water for All Coalition, join a virtual town hall discussing the threats facing the Clean Water Act, and what must be done to protect and strengthen it.