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U.S. EPA Finalizes Amendments to Rules Governing CWA 401 Water Quality Certification Process

Posted in Energy, Environment
On June 1, 2020, U.S. EPA finalized amendments to the rules governing the Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 401 water quality certification (WQC) process, which had not been updated since 1971. The final amendments establish a more robust framework for the WQC process which is intended, in large part, to ensure that certifying agencies take… Continue Reading