Photo: courtesy of Chesapeake Bay Program

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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Waterkeeper Groups Notify EPA of Intent to Sue Under the Safe Drinking Water Act

Waterkeeper Groups Notify EPA of Intent to Sue Under the Safe Drinking Water Act

Regulator has missed Safe Drinking Water Act deadlines for toxic and carcinogenic contaminants WASHINGTON, D.C. – Waterkeeper Alliance, Waterkeepers Chesapeake, ...
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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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EPA’s Attempt to Weaken Coal Ash Regulations Is a Giveaway to Industry

EPA’s Attempt to Weaken Coal Ash Regulations Is a Giveaway to Industry

Dominion’s Possum Point plant, aerial photo by Alan Lehman from PRKN, 2016. In 2015, Waterkeepers Chesapeake joined more than a ...
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