TITLE

Update on environmental regs

AUTHOR(S)
HERBOLD-SWALWELL, ERIN
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Wallaces Farmer;Feb2014, Vol. 139 Issue 2, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on various updates regarding environmental regulatory developments related to farming in the U.S. It explores a suit filed by environmental advocacy groups against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) which asserted that EPA wrongly denied a petition requesting the creation of numeric nutrient water quality criteria and nutrient total maximum daily loads (TMDLs) for the Mississippi River Basin.
ACCESSION #
94686049

 

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