Enviro Groups Demand That EPA Finalize Haze Plans

Law360, New York (January 20, 2011, 5:24 PM EST) -- A coalition of conservation groups has once again taken legal action against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to finalize state implementation plans that would reduce air pollution that causes haze in national parks and wilderness areas.

The Sierra Club, the National Parks Conservation Association and eight other organizations filed formal notices of intent to sue on Wednesday, saying the EPA's delay of action had exposed park visitors and wildlife to harmful particulates and ground-level ozone, and had deprived U.S. citizens of the enjoyment of...
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