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Monthly Archives: March 2014

On March 25, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) jointly released a proposed rule to clarify Clean Water Act jurisdiction.  The purpose of the proposed rule is to resolve much of the … Continue reading

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Climate Change and Ecological Restoration By – Zollers Ecological Restoration Company – February 7, 2014 As evidence mounts of the scope of climate change and its varied impacts on the world, it makes sense to consider its impact on ecological … Continue reading

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Recovering from a heavy dose of winter By Jennie Saxe – Healthy Waters Blog – March 20, 2014 Is this winter over yet? Fortunately, we’ve had a few days in the mid-Atlantic that make me think spring could be just … Continue reading

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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM Like many of you, I wear many different hats. But one of my favorite hats is that of the advocate for local land use planning efforts. I have a strong background in the … Continue reading

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Climate Change and Ecological Restoration The Unblinking Owl of Ecological Restoration – February 7, 2014 As evidence mounts of the scope of climate change and its varied impacts on the world, it makes sense to consider its impact on ecological … Continue reading

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Time to End the Quagmire Over Quagmires By Steve Fleischli – Huffington Post Blog– March 13, 2014 People who care about clean water — parents, hunters and anglers, brewers and anyone who likes to go for a swim or turn on a … Continue reading

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by Peg Bostwick, ASWM In 1989 the report Wetland Creation and Restoration – Status of the Science, edited by Jon Kusler and Mary Kentula, was compiled by a group of well-known and nationally regarded wetland scientists.  A version published a … Continue reading

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Frequency of Flooding Across Europe May Double by 2050 By Tim Radford – Climate Central – March 9, 2014 The catastrophic floods that soaked Europe last summer and the United Kingdom this winter are part of the pattern of things … Continue reading

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EPA Invokes Clean Water Act for Pebble Mine Fight By Bob Marshall – Field & Stream The Conservationist – March 4, 2014 Those fighting to save Bristol Bay from the Pebble Mine operation moved once step closer to victory last … Continue reading

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Midwestern Clean Water Advocates Rally in Defense of the Chesapeake Bay By Tom Pelton – Chesapeake Bay Foundation – Bay Daily – March 3, 2014 Clean water advocates across the country are rallying in support of the Chesapeake Bay cleanup … Continue reading

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