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13 Mar 2015, 3:00 am
For several years, Precon has been contesting the Corps' assertion of Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction over Precon's planned commercial and residential development in Chesapeake, Virginia. [read post]
2 Jun 2016, 2:00 am by Anthony B. Cavender
If there is a question about the applicability of the CWA to a project, the of Corps of Engineers will determine, on its own initiative or following a request for a determination by the project sponsor, whether or not the project is subject to the CWA. [read post]
12 Dec 2019, 9:08 am by Brigit Rollins
The post Water Wars Continued: Courts Dispute Role of Groundwater Under CWA appeared first on National Agricultural Law Center. [read post]
6 Oct 2015, 8:09 am by Anthony B. Cavender
 EPA issued a CWA Compliance Order under Section 309 of the CWA, requiring the plaintiffs to restore the property to “pre-disturbance grade and conditions”. [read post]
22 Apr 2020, 9:26 am by Brigit Rollins
The post Revisiting WOTUS: Tracking Regulatory Changes to Critical CWA Term appeared first on National Agricultural Law Center. [read post]
26 Apr 2017, 9:00 am by Anthony B. Cavender
District Court for the District of South Carolina, Anderson Division, dismissed the plaintiffs’ Clean Water Act (CWA) Citizen Suit which alleged that the defendant pipeline operators had violated the CWA by discharging pollutants into navigable waters without a permit. [read post]
2 Nov 2018, 4:05 pm by Anthony B. Cavender
District Court for the District of Massachusetts issued a ruling dismissing claims that the operation of a municipal waste landfill violated the Clean Water Act (CWA) and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) provisions making actionable any “substantial endangerment to human health and the environment. [read post]
5 Jul 2011, 1:24 pm by WIMS
United States by incorporating only their expansive language in an attempt to gain jurisdictional authority over new waters, while ignoring both justices' clear limitations on federal CWA authority. . . [read post]
25 Apr 2019, 6:06 am by
  EPA reached its conclusion based on the comments received and on “a holistic analysis of the [CWA], its text, structure, and legislative history. [read post]
14 Sep 2018, 2:13 pm by Anthony B. Cavender
Cavender The Clean Water Act (CWA) authorizes citizen suits to enforce the provisions of the law which requires a permit to discharge a pollutant from a point source into navigable waters. [read post]
25 Jun 2018, 10:00 pm by Anthony B. Cavender
“EPA has determined that the existing framework of regulatory requirements serves to prevent CWA HS discharges. [read post]
2 Nov 2016, 12:42 pm by Anthony B. Cavender
Consequently, while some discharges are evidently violations of the CWA, the District Court declined to find the railroad liable for any CWA violations at this time because there are disputes of material fact that must be resolved at trial. [read post]
22 Jan 2018, 9:00 am by Anthony B. Cavender
Whereas all appeals of most EPA Clean Air Act (CAA) rules must be heard in the federal courts of appeals, Congress chose not to do this under the CWA. [read post]
21 Sep 2017, 7:56 pm by Anthony B. Cavender
FERC determined that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYDEC) waived its right to act on a state Clean Water Act (CWA) 401 water qualification by failing to act before the statutory deadlines established by the CWA, 33 U.S.C. [read post]
16 Apr 2018, 9:00 am
In doing so, the Court weighed in on an issue that was of first impression to the Fourth Circuit and has significant implications for CWA liability – whether the discharge of a pollutant that moves through ground water before reaching navigable waters may constitute a discharge of a pollutant pursuant to the CWA. [read post]
10 Apr 2018, 8:00 am by Anthony B. Cavender
Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) decision to issue a Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 404 permit to the Newhall Land and Farming Company (Newhall), which is planning a large residential and commercial project in Los Angeles County near Santa Clarita, CA (the Newhall Ranch project). [read post]
30 Apr 2018, 11:47 am by ktidgren
On April 12, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit vacated a district court’s judgment and held that a discharge that passed from a point source through groundwater to navigable waters could support a Clean Water Act (CWA) claim. [read post]