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Article The Biden Administration Proposes Changing the Water Quality Certification Review Process for Federally Permitted Projects

PDF California Law Doesn't Allow Food Waste To Go Into Landfills, But Few Know About It

Article Army Corps Finalizes New Clean Water Act Nationwide Permits That May Benefit Infrastructure Projects

Article New California Court of Appeal Decision Upholds Decisions Made By County Retirement System During Great Recession

Article Court of Appeal Upholds State Board’s Broad Power to Regulate Riparian and Pre-1914 Appropriative Water Rights to Protect Threatened Fish

Article Judicial Council Revises Its Deadline for Tolling Civil Statutes of Limitations, Including for CEQA Actions

Article Companies Can Bank On Continued U.S. EPA Enforcement Against Unregistered Pesticide Products

Article A Role for Water Treatment Systems in Fighting the COVID-19 Pandemic

Article New Bay Area Shelter-in-Place Orders Allow for the Resumption of Environmental Site Remediation and Agricultural Operations

Article EPA Makes Good on Promise to Crack Down on Sham COVID-19 Cleaners and Disinfectants

Article Montana District Court Decision Invalidates Army Corps Nationwide Permit 12 Impacting Thousands of Ongoing and Planned Utility Projects Throughout the Country

Article Uncertainty on Maui: How Will Functional Equivalence Work in the Real World?

Article A Pandemic Upsets Supply Chains as Proposition 65 Enforcement Soars and New Regulations Take Effect

Article EPA Promises Crackdown on Sham COVID-19 Cleaners and Disinfectants

Article New EPA Guidance for Site Field Work Decisions Impacted by COVID-19

Article U.S. EPA’s Temporary Enforcement Policy Provides Needed Guidance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Article Complying with Environmental Requirements During COVID-19

Article COVID-19 Resource Center

Article New Federal Law Requires PFAS Users to Report to EPA

Article New PFAS Regulations Work Dramatic Changes to California's Drinking Water Supplies — With More Changes Likely to Follow

Article Applying for a Business License in 2020? You May Need to Consider Your Water Quality Impacts

Article Trump Administration's Clean Water Act Proposal Will Affect Many Developer and Public Agency Projects

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Article Practitioner Insights: Maui Groundwater Case Shows Government Retreat Is Bad for Everyone

Article Circuit Courts Extend Clean Water Act Liability to Discharging Treated Wastewater and Other Pollutants to Groundwater

Article California's First Appellate District Court Finds Reasonable Use Determination Requires Consideration of All Competing Water Users

Article The Supreme Court’s Clean Water Act Ruling Opens Floodgates To Future Litigation

Article Upcoming State Water Diversion Measurement and Reporting Deadlines

Article PFC Regulation Begins in California

Article State Water Board Proposes Water Conservation Regulation

Article Supreme Court to Hear "Waters of the United States" Argument this Fall

Article EPA Proposes to Narrow “Waters of the United States” Definition

Video California District Attorney Environmental Investigations

Article CARB Approves New Emissions Regulations

Article EPA Ordered to Review Hazardous Air Pollutant Rules

Article SWRCB Issues Water Use Reporting Notice

Article Trump Administration Signals Intent to Roll Back Federal Jurisdiction over Wetlands and Intermittent Streams

Article Ninth Circuit: Changes in Water Flows Benefiting Fish Don’t Require SWRCB Permission

Article Ninth Circuit Upholds Environmental Review of Downtown LA "Regional Connector" Subway Project

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Article Attorney General Amends Settlement Guidelines in Proposition 65 Regulations

Video Water Rights for California Land Owners

Article California Adopts Long-Pending Modifications to Proposition 65 "Clear and Reasonable" Warning Regulations

Article Ready for Enforcement of the Truck & Bus Regulation? An Eight Step Compliance Plan

Article Federal Agencies Finalize New "Phase 2" Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles

Article Ninth Circuit Rules No Arranger Liability for Smelter's Air Pollutants under CERCLA

Article DWR Provides Notice Of Proposed Emergency Regulatory Action for GSPs Under SGMA

Article California Supreme Court Upholds Pre-condemnation Entry and Testing Law with Addition of Jury Option

Article The DWR Releases Proposed Groundwater Sustainability Plan Emergency Regulations Under SGMA

Article Governor Issues New Water Conservation Order; SWRCB Proposes Water Conservation Emergency Regulation Amendments

Article California Regulators Prepare New Plan to Tighten Greenhouse Gas Emission Limits for Freight Industry

Article New Regulations Proposed for TRUs

Article State Water Board Reinstates Monthly Reporting Requirement on Diverters in Sacramento and San Joaquin River Watersheds

Article The DWR Releases Draft Regulations for the Management of Groundwater Basins Under SGMA

Article State Water Board Extends Emergency Water Conservation Regulation

Article State Water Board Adopts Water Use Reporting and Measurement Regulations

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Article Drought State of Emergency: Mandatory Water Use Reduction Extended to October 2016

Article First Federal Enforcement of California Truck & Bus Regulation

Article EPA Announces Proposed Rule on Pharmaceutical Hazardous Waste

Article New Requirements for Emergency Generator Systems and Other USTs

Article Responding to a Notice of Intent to Sue under the Industrial General Permit for Stormwater Discharges

Article SWRCB Issues Curtailment Notice for Senior Water Rights

Article Supreme Court Leaves Ninth Circuit Permit Shield Ruling in Place

Article SWRCB Issues Emergency Regulation and Governor Proposes Conservation Enforcement Legislation

Article SWRCB Issues Draft Regulations to Achieve 25% Water Use Reduction

Article Update: State Water Resources Control Board Releases Proposed Regulatory Framework to Implement the Drought Executive Order

Article Drought State of Emergency: Governor Brown Issues Executive Order Mandating 25 Percent Reduction of Urban Water Usage

Article California Supreme Court Upholds CEQA Exemption Despite Potential Environmental Impacts

Article State Water Resources Control Board Requires Additional Reporting by Riparian and Pre-1914 Water Right Owners

Article Gearing Up for the Continuing Drought Emergency

Article Court Finds SWRCB has Jurisdiction over Pre-1914 Water Rights and Defines Forfeiture Standard

Article Sour Grapes: A Potential Prelude to Water Rights Curtailment

Article California Water Action Plan Finalized Amidst Historic Drought Conditions

Article Boiler Systems Can End Up Being an “Area Source” For Certain Emissions

Article New Legislation Lessens Impact of Proposition 65 on California Restaurants, Parking Garages, Grocery Stores, Hotels, and Other Businesses

Article Clean Water Act

Article Court of Appeal Finds CEQA Does Not Apply To An Agency’s Declared Water Emergency

PDF Stock Water Rights on Federal Land

PDF Managing Soil Vapor Intrusion Risks in Real Estate Transactions

Article The California State Water Resources Control Board Issues Guidance For 2012 Water Diversion Measurements Requirements

PDF Public Trust – In Nevada? Possible Impacts to Water Rights: Adoption of The Public Trust Doctrine in Nevada

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PDF California's Proposition 65: The Environmental Long-Arm Statute's Effect on Industry

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