Trump Administration Eases Federal Restrictions on Streams and Wetlands

Betsy Southerland, EPN member and former Director, Office of Science and Technology, EPA Office of Water, is quoted and EPN is mentioned in this article relating to the Trump administration’s redefinition of the WOTUS rule. Fellow EPN member, Mark Ryan, former EPA Regional Counsel, Region 10, and Betsy were also quoted in similar articles by CQ Roll Call, E&E News, Gizmodo, The Guardian, The Hill, The National Press Arab American News Network, The Rainforest Site Blog, The Times-Tribune, US News and World Report, Washington Examiner, WaterWorld, and WION News. EPN received mentions from CBS WDJT, CNN, NBC Palm Springs, and Newsweek as well. A reprint of this article ran in CBS WCBI.