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WOTUS Part 7: Far from Over
Posted on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 by Peter D. Mohr
It has been some time since we have had reason to comment on the status of the numerous state challenges to the Environmental Protection Agency’s and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ c...
WOTUS Part 6: Sixth Circuit Issues a Potentially Permanent Stay Preventing Implementation
Posted on Friday, October 09, 2015 by Peter D. Mohr
As recently discussed on this blog, last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit heard petitioners’ and respondents’ arguments from the four separate actions cont...
WOTUS Part 5: Too Many Courts
Posted on Wednesday, October 07, 2015
BY PETER MOHR In the wake of conflicting federal district court decisions addressing implementation of the “Waters of the United States” rule, the Sixth Circuit finally entered the...
Agricultural Efficiency Measures Stretch Water Supplies in the Face of Drought
Posted on Thursday, September 17, 2015
By Steve Shropshire Last week I had an opportunity to spend several days in Oregon’s Owyhee Basin. The Owyhee Basin is one of the largest drainages in the Columbia Basin, covering 11,049...
WOTUS Part 4: North Dakota District Court Makes a Decision
Posted on Tuesday, September 08, 2015
BY PETER MOHR As previously posted on this blog, on August 27, the federal District Court for the District of North Dakota issued a preliminary injunction temporarily blocking implementat...