EPA Gulf Program Champions Changes To Pollution Bill

Law360, New York (November 9, 2009, 5:19 PM EST) -- The director of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Gulf of Mexico Program on Monday expressed support for amendments to the Federal Water Pollution Control Act that would expand and strengthen cooperative efforts to monitor, restore and protect the ecosystems in the Gulf.

Speaking before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works' Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife, Bryon Griffith said the EPA strongly supports bill S. 1311 as a way to meet the challenges facing the Gulf of Mexico Program as potential environmental threats multiply....
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