New Executive Order Would Limit States’ Rights to Protect Waterways

New Executive Order Would Limit States’ Rights to Protect Waterways

(Washington, D.C.)– President Trump’s executive order, issued today, changes the existing Clean Water Act’s 401 Water Quality Certification process that gives ...
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Act Now to Stop EPA’s Revoking Clean Water Protections for Millions

Act Now to Stop EPA’s Revoking Clean Water Protections for Millions

The EPA has proposed a new rule to slash Clean Water Act protections for millions of people. In a blatant ...
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EPA Moves to Slash Clean Water Act Protections for Millions of People

Proposed rule frees industry to dump toxic waste into streams, allows the destruction of millions of acres of wetlands, and ...
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Fight Continues to Stop EPA’s Assaults on Clean Water Protections

Fight Continues to Stop EPA’s Assaults on Clean Water Protections

Last week, the scandal-ridden EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigned. We, along with other environmental groups, rejoiced in his resignation – ...
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Statement on Scott Pruitt's Resignation as EPA Administrator

Statement on Scott Pruitt’s Resignation as EPA Administrator

In response to the resignation of Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator, Waterkeepers Chesapeake released this statement: “Scott Pruitt was unfit ...
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