Comments for: U.S. top court rules for timber industry over road runoff

Posted March 20, 2013, at 8:27 p.m.

WASHINGTON, March 20 — The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday endorsed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s long-standing decision not to require Clean Water Act permitting for stormwater that runs off logging roads. Pat Sirois, coordinator of the Sustainable Forest Initiative in Maine, said the decision was good news for Maine’s …

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