EPA Under Fire Again For Fla. Water Quality Rule

Law360, New York (April 8, 2011, 6:44 PM EDT) -- Two more environmental groups on Friday jumped into the fray over a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency rule limiting nitrogen and phosphorus levels in Florida waters, pressing the agency to require monthly samples and annual compliance with the standards.

The Natural Resources Defense Council and New Orleans-based Gulf Restoration Network sued the EPA on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, joining a host of groups that have launched suits over the EPA rule, blasting it for going too far or for...
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