Earth Day and Arbor Day 2020: More Than a Day

Earth Day and Arbor Day 2020: More Than a Day

The Earth Needs More Trees? We Grow Trees! Fifty years after the first Earth Day, and 148 years after the start of Arbor Day – we all have come to see the importance of trees and forests for ensuring the health and well-being of the earth and ourselves. As the world...
WOTUS Repeal

WOTUS Repeal

EPA finalizes repeal of controversial Obama-era rule defining “Waters of the United States” Last week marked a major win for the rule of law, property rights, and the environment: the Trump administration finalized its repeal of President Barack Obama’s infamous 2015...
It’s official: WOTUS rule takes effect Aug. 28

It’s official: WOTUS rule takes effect Aug. 28

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2015 – The Obama administration’s new definition of the “waters of the United States” regulated by the Clean Water Act will be formally published on Monday and will take effect Aug. 28.The administration publicly released the final...
Memo warns of ‘fatal’ flaws in WOTUS rule

Memo warns of ‘fatal’ flaws in WOTUS rule

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2015 – Internal documents released by a House committee show the Army Corps of Engineers questioning the legal and technical basis for the Obama administration’s Clean Water Act rule just weeks before its release. An April 27...