Muddying Tribal Waters: Maine v. Johnson, Internal Tribal Affairs, and Point Source Discharge Permitting in Indian Country

Malumphy, Christine; Yates, Randall
May 2008
Ecology Law Quarterly;2008, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p263
Academic Journal
The article discusses a court case wherein it presents the convergence of the paths of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Clean Water Act (CWA) and an agreement between a state and Native American tribe. The decision claims that it clarifies jurisdictional questions involved in permitting under National Pollutants Discharge Elimination System (NPDES).


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