Trump Administration Drops Obama-Era Water Protection Rule

EPN member Betsy Southerland, former Director, Office of Science and Technology, EPA Office of Water, was quoted in this article about EPA overturning the 2015 Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule, which provided crucial guidance for regulating and preserving the nation’s waterways. Similar articles appeared in NBC, Washington Examiner, Roll Call, Earther/Gizmodo, and US News.