EPA Given Until 2014 To Set Plan For Mont.'s Waterways

Law360, New York (October 4, 2011, 10:30 PM EDT) -- A Montana federal court revealed Monday that a judge has approved a settlement giving the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency until 2014 to establish maximum pollutant levels for 28 watersheds in the state.

In an order filed Sept. 27, U.S. District Judge Donald W. Molloy approved an amendment to his own 2004 judgment in a dispute between the EPA and environmental groups that gives the federal agency until Dec. 31, 2014, to establish total maximum daily loads of 664 pollutants in the state's rivers, streams and lakes....
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