Environmental Protection Agency Tries to Clarify Clean Water Act Protections

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) attempted to clarify Clean Water Act protections on September 17 for small streams and wetlands. Previously these protections had been thrown into question by Supreme Court decisions. The rule –proposed by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers—would help farmers and others understand where the Clean Water Act applies … [Read more…]

Fresh Labor Day Menu

It’s almost Labor Day and many of us are preparing to host end-of-summer barbecues, picnics and other celebrations for the holiday. Hot dogs and hamburgers are the much-loved American standard, but if you have a vegetarian coming over you may be worried about serving something that he or she can enjoy while at your get-together. … [Read more…]