Local Waterkeepers Oppose Rollback of States' Rights to Protect Water

Local Waterkeepers Oppose Rollback of States’ Rights to Protect Water

Waterkeepers Chesapeake submitted comments on behalf of our 18 Waterkeepers and 209 individuals opposing the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed rule ...
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Stop EPA from Taking Away States' Rights to Protect Local Waterways!

Stop EPA from Taking Away States’ Rights to Protect Local Waterways!

Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is stripping authority away from states and tribes to fully protect their local streams and ...
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EPA Is Eroding States’ Authority to Protect Waters from Unchecked Development

EPA Is Eroding States’ Authority to Protect Waters from Unchecked Development

By Aaron Zoellick, WKC Legal Intern You should not dive into a pool before checking if it is filled with ...
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Trump’s Executive Order Strips States’ Authority to Protect Clean Water

Trump’s Executive Order Strips States’ Authority to Protect Clean Water

Executive Order is a clear move to benefit major oil and gas companies and expedite controversial infrastructure against the wishes ...
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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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