polluted runoff

Law Center Names 10 Most Endangered Places in the South

Article: Law Center Names 10 Most Endangered Places in the South

WASHINGTON, DC, January 6, 2009 (ENS) – The largest environmental advocacy organization working to protect the Southeast, Monday announced a list of 10 special places in the region that face immediate, potentially irreparable threats in 2009. The Southern Environmental Law Center said the 10 most endangered places were chosen from among hundreds that are impacted…

Pacific Coast Governors Embark on Ocean Action Plan

Article: Pacific Coast Governors Embark on Ocean Action Plan

SACRAMENTO, California, July 29, 2008 (ENS) – The governors of California, Oregon and Washington Tuesday announced the details of their plan to address ocean and coastal management issues such as polluted runoff, oil spills and marine garbage along the West Coast. The West Coast Governors’ Ocean Action Plan is the result of a 2006 agreement…

New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

Article: New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

TRENTON, New Jersey, February 18. 2008 (ENS) – A new report from the Department of Environmental Protection, DEP, demonstrates that New Jersey’s municipalities are making progress toward implementing programs that will reduce the impact of pollutants carried into the Garden State’s waterways through stormwater runoff. The report released last week shows that 532 of New…