Idaho Enviro Ends Water Quality Suit As 2nd Case Brews

Law360, New York (April 15, 2011, 5:10 PM EDT) -- The Idaho Conservation League settled Thursday with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over lack of regulation for the state's nondegraded waters, but said more litigation would follow if the agency approved Idaho's recently completed implementation plan.

The conservation group lodged its suit in April 2010 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho, alleging that the EPA never implemented an anti-degradation plan for Idaho’s waters even though the state had proven unwilling or incapable of devising such a plan in the roughly 40 years...
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