DEP Bills Would Refine Narrative Water Quality Standards

Kasey, Pam
March 2012
State Journal (WV);3/2/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p8
The article discusses a senate bill 562 which was passed by West Virginia legislative assembly which defines the elusive biologic component of water quality standard of the state. The bill creates a standoff between the Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to permit the water pollution discharges from the coal mines.


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