Act Now! Protect Communities from Pollution from Chicken Manure!

Act Now! Protect Communities from Pollution from Chicken Manure!

In Maryland, there are hundreds of large industrial poultry operations, sometimes called factory farms. Regulators call them concentrated animal feeding ...
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Final Cleanup Plans for Pennsylvania and Maryland Fall Short

Final Cleanup Plans for Pennsylvania and Maryland Fall Short

Image credit: NASA/USGS/Landsat 5 By Katlyn Schmitt, WKC Staff Attorney In late August, the six states in the Chesapeake Bay ...
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Federal Environmental Review of TransCanada Pipeline Under the Potomac Critically Flawed

Federal Environmental Review of TransCanada Pipeline Under the Potomac Critically Flawed

Waterkeepers Chesapeake, Potomac Riverkeeper Network and other partners submitted comments on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Environmental Assessment (EA) of TransCanada’s ...
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Conowingo Dam Owner Should Help Clean Up the Susquehanna River

Conowingo Dam Owner Should Help Clean Up the Susquehanna River

The Conowingo Dam, on the Susquehanna River, has held back sediment and other pollutants for decades, but recent research shows ...
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FERC Must Consider ‘Indirect Effects’ of Climate Change Impacts of Pipelines says D.C. Circuit

FERC Must Consider ‘Indirect Effects’ of Climate Change Impacts of Pipelines says D.C. Circuit

In late August, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit rejected the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) ...
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