South Florida Water Management District v. Miccosukee Tribe of Indians

ELR Citation: ELR 20021
No(s). 02-626 (U.S. Mar 23, 2004)

The U.S. Supreme Court holds that the national pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permit program applies not only to point sources that generate pollutants, but also to point sources that transfer pollutants originating elsewhere. The definition of a point source as a "conveyance" in Cle...