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EPA: Mountaintop Removal Permits Violate Clean Water Act
9/30/2009


The Environmental Protection Agency has taken another positive step towards reining in the destructive practice of mountaintop removal mining.

Today, the EPA declared that all of the 79 permits it was reviewing would violate the Clean Water Act and must undergo more in-depth environmental assessment by both the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers.

http://unearthed.earthjustice.org/blog/2009-september/mountaintop-removal-violates-clean-water-act-says-epa

posted by: Somebody @ 5:19pm