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Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Species From Trump Administration’s Rollback of Clean Water Protections

Conservation groups filed a formal notice of intent today to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for failing to consider harm to endangered species when adopting a rule that delays the effective date for the 2015 Clean Water Rule. That rule redefined which waterways are protected under the federal Clean Water ...


Tell Congress: Attacks on Clean Water Have No Place in the Budget | Dive Into Democracy

President Trump today revealed his proposed budget for fiscal year 2019, once again proposing massive cuts to environmental programs. Remarkably, this proposal is being released when Congress still has not come to an agreement on a final budget for fiscal year 2018. This budget was supposed to be finalized by the end of October 2017, ...


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Oklahoma DEQ’s Toxic Coal Ash Plan Threatens Public

U.S. EPA to Hold Feb 13 Hearing on Proposal to Replace Federal Requirements The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public hearing on a federal proposal to approve the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality’s (ODEQ) deficient rules on coal ash pollution on Tuesday, Feb. 13, beginning at 9 am (CST) at the ODEQ ...