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May 29, 2018 | Legal Document

Vermilion Coal Ash Complaint

Plaintiff Prairie Rivers Network brings this citizen enforcement action against Defendant Dynegy Midwest Generation, LLC, for violations of the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. §§ 1311 and 1342, at the Vermilion Power Station in Vermilion County, Illinois.

April 18, 2018 | Legal Document

Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899: Public Comments

Comments on behalf of Florida Wildlife Federation, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, the Miami Waterkeeper, and the St. Johns Riverkeeper regarding the navigability of waters in the State of Florida within the meaning of Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, 33 U.S.C. § 403, for purposes of determining the Corps’ jurisdiction should the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency grant Florida’s anticipated request to administer its own permitting program under Section 404(a) of the Clean Water Act of 1972, 33 U.S.C. § 1344, in waters of the United States.

April 18, 2018 | Legal Document

Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899: Public Comments, Exhibit 1 - Letter from Florida Waterkeepers

Letter from Florida Waterkeepers (independent organizations belonging to Waterkeeper Alliance, whose members combine firsthand knowledge of their waterways with an unwavering commitment to the rights of their communities and to the rule of law) who support the public comments filed April 18, 2018, to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from Florida Wildlife Federation, Conservancy of Southwest Florida, Miami Waterkeeper, St. Johns Riverkeeper, regarding "Florida Navigable Waters Determination." On behalf of their respective organizations, the Florida Waterkeepers request that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers adopt the broadest interpretation of navigable waters under the Clean Water Act.