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North Carolina Loosens Stormwater Rules for Developers

Article: North Carolina Loosens Stormwater Rules for Developers

RALEIGH, North Carolina, July 17, 2008 (ENS) – A package of compromise coastal stormwater rules is headed to the desk of North Carolina Governor Mike Easley after the state House passed them Monday night. The state Senate has already passed the measure, and the governor is expected to sign it. The new legislation will replace…

Environment New Hampshire Supports Protective Wetlands Laws

Article: Environment New Hampshire Supports Protective Wetlands Laws

CONCORD, New Hampshire, February 7, 2008 (ENS) – Environment New Hampshire, a nonprofit environmental organization, is calling for passage and implementation of two laws during the current legislative session that will provide strong protections for New Hampshire’s waterways. The two bills seek to protect New Hampshire’s wetlands from overdevelopment. SB 435 calls for an update…