Ackels v. EPA

ELR Citation: ELR 20032
No(s). 92-70239 (9th Cir. Oct 14, 1993)

The court upholds national pollution discharge elimination system (NPDES) permits issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that require gold placer miners in Alaska to meet state water quality standards for turbidity and arsenic, and to monitor settleable solid discharges once per da...