Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Maintains Broad Clean Water Act Jurisdiction

Hull, Hans
August 2002
Ecology Law Quarterly;2002, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p436
Academic Journal
Discusses the lawsuit filed by Headwaters Inc. against the Talent Irrigation District for the violation of the U.S. Clean Water Act (CWA). Details of the case; Examination of the decision of the ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on the case; Significance of the case to CWA jurisdiction.


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