Court Issues Nationwide Stay on Clean Water Rule

Check out this article on the importance of the Clean Water Rule.

On Oct. 9, following an injunction blocking the enforcement of the Clean Water Rule in 13 states, the Sixth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals issued a nationwide stay on the rule. Finalized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in June, the Clean Water Rule is intended to protect streams and wetlands from pollution and degradation with a clearer definition of which waters are protected under the Clean Water Act.

Read full article here: http://stormwater.wef.org/2015/10/court-issues-nationwide-stay-clean-water-rule/