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Waters of the U.S.

The Latest On: Waters of the U.S.

March 8, 2018 | Blog Post

Clean Water Rule Rider Sells Democracy Downriver

Congress is using a harmful, sneaky provision in a large must-pass spending bill to try and make it easier for EPA to repeal the Clean Water Rule without public or legal oversight.

November 28, 2017 | Letter

60 Groups Urge Support for the Clean Water Rule

60 groups urge the House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on the Environment to support the critical clean water protections laid out in the 2015 Clean Water Rule

June 29, 2017 | In the News: WGCU News

Florida Activists Pan EPA Clean Water Rollback

Tania Galloni, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: “Candidate Trump also promised clean water for everyone ... The clean water rule was there to ensure that the waterways throughout the country were clean and repealing such a rule can only lead to more trouble.”

May 27, 2016 | Blog Post

Celebrating Clean Water Protections

One year ago, we celebrated new clean water protections, but we still have a long way to go to achieve drinkable, swimmable, fishable waterways for all.

April 7, 2016 | Blog Post

Paddling for Progress on Clean Water Laws

Margo Pellegrino is a paddling powerhouse, and she’s now preparing to canoe from Chicago to New Orleans to raise awareness about the dangers facing America’s waterways.


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