Clean Water Act http://wamc.org en Volunteers Monitor Connecticut River For Contamination http://wamc.org/post/volunteers-monitor-connecticut-river-contamination <p>Boaters and swimmers can take comfort in knowing the Connecticut River is cleaner than it has been in years.&nbsp; The Connecticut River Watershed Council monitors river contamination using volunteers who take samples at designated locations on the river.&nbsp; WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with the council’s executive director Andrew Fisk.</p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:53:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 94631 at http://wamc.org Volunteers Monitor Connecticut River For Contamination Feds File, Settle Suit Over Wetlands Filled In A Rockland Town http://wamc.org/post/feds-file-settle-suit-over-wetlands-filled-rockland-town <p>The U.S. attorney has sued a town in the Hudson Valley over violations of the Clean Water Act.</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:47:09 +0000 Allison Dunne 86179 at http://wamc.org Feds File, Settle Suit Over Wetlands Filled In A Rockland Town Farm Organization Criticizes Potential EPA Rules Changes http://wamc.org/post/farm-organization-criticizes-potential-epa-rules-changes <p>The federal Environmental Protection Agency has proposed changing how they deal with navigable waters across the country under the Clean Water Act.&nbsp; But the New York Farm Bureau is raising red flags saying the agency is attempting to expand their authority without appropriate public input.<br> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 22:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 46626 at http://wamc.org