ONRC Action v. United States Bureau of Reclamation

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20157
No(s). 12-35831 (9th Cir. Aug 21, 2015)

The Ninth Circuit held that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation did not violate the CWA by discharging pollutants into the Klamath River without a permit in connection with its management of an irrigation project along the California-Oregon border. The Klamath Straits Drain, part of the Klamath Irrigatio...