EPN Articles Related To CWA: Section 404


Biden EPA Deals Major Blow to Pebble Mine

May 25, 2022 / by

Jael Holzman, Ariel Wittenberg, and Hannah Northey /

E&E News

Dennis McLerran, former Regional Administrator, EPA Region 10, was quoted in this article regarding EPA’s proposal to deny a Clean Water Act permit that would allow copper and gold mining in Alaska’s Bristol Bay watershed.

Top Dem Seeks Probe of Trump EPA’s Handling of Yazoo Pumps

November 4, 2021 / by

Kevin Bogardus /

E&E News

EPN’s letter to EPA regarding the Trump-era reversal of the agency’s 404(c) determination of the  Mississippi Delta’s Yazoo Pump project was quoted in this article.

Alaska Judge Enables EPA Veto of Pebble Mine

November 1, 2021 / by

Hannah Northey and Jael Holzman /

E&E News

Phil Mancusi-Ungaro, former Attorney-Advisor, Office of Regional Counsel, EPA Region 4, and Dennis McClerran, former Regional Administrator, EPA Region 10, were quoted in this article regarding a court ruling that could pave the way for EPA to prohibit mining near Bristol Bay in southwest Alaska.