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 have allowed 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.