Group Sues EPA To Compel Action On California Bay/Delta Salinity Standards

June 27, 2024
An environmental group is suing EPA to compel the agency to take action on California salinity standards for a portion of the San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary that were adopted nearly five years ago, arguing the lengthy delay is in part preventing the group from challenging the standards. “EPA’s failure to take any action to either approve or disapprove of the Salinity Standards has left them in an inchoate state for nearly five years, depriving Ecological Rights Foundation and...


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