Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Public Comment Period Opens for Proposed Waters of the U.S. Rule

On March 25, EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers jointly released a proposed rule to clarify protection under the Clean Water Act for streams and wetlands that form the foundation of the nation's water resources. On April 21, a 91 day public comment period opened on the proposed rule. People can submit comments on the proposed rule online, through email, regular mail or by courier until July 21, 2014.

Read the Federal Register for instructions on how to submit a comment.

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