Assateague Coastkeepers v. Maryland Department of the Environment

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20291
No(s). 471 (Md. Ct. Spec. App. Sep 6, 2011)

A Maryland appellate court held that the state's general discharge permit for animal feeding operations complies with the CWA and state law. The general permit authorizes certain discharges but imposes requirements regarding the management of manure and its application as fertilizer. Environment...