Resource at risk
Bush administration proposal would risk 20 million acres of wetlands by redefining the Clean Water Act
WASHINGTON, D.C. Fishermen, hunters, environmentalists and other natural resource advocates may have already lost the first battle in their ongoing efforts to protect the nation's wetlands.
Barring an extension, a public comment period has ended and the Bush administration is moving ahead with a proposal that could put at risk 20 million acres of wetlands and half of U.S. streams, ...
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