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Court: Loggers exempt from stormwater permitting rule

The Industrial Stormwater Rule under the Clean Water Act, as permissibly construed by the Environmental Protection Agency, exempts discharges of channeled stormwater runoff from logging roads from the permitting scheme under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, the U.S. Supreme ...

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CLEAN WATER ACT

May a citizen bring a private suit challenging the validity of a rule promulgated under the Clean Water Act alleging that stormwater from logging roads constitutes “industrial stormwater” under the Act – even though the Environmental Protection Agency has determined ...

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CLEAN WATER ACT

Does a “discharge” from an “outfall” occur pursuant to the Clean Water Act when water flows from one portion of a river through a concrete channel or other engineered improvement as part of a municipal storm sewer system into a ...

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