Abstract:The activity level in water-related environmental law was relatively low during 2011, with no new or reauthorized environmental laws enacted. There continued to be concern over the environmental impacts of energy extraction and production. A significant number of multi-million dollar enforcement actions were taken against wastewater utilities with major, continuing wet weather flow problems.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: October 1, 2012
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