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With MOX program's many drawbacks, its support remains puzzling

...transferred to Los Alamos following a raid on Rocky Flats by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Environmental Protection Agency. Obviously, something, or things, were not tightly controlled. THE PATH FORWARD for WGP was decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/mox-programs-man
Hearing on new Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan rules Tuesday in Atlanta

...Atlanta on Tuesday to voice their concerns.About 15 people from Augusta will attend the hearings on the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan, said April Wilson, a member of the local chapter of the Sierra Club."We want the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-28/hearing-new-environmental-pr
Vote for more productivity

...not smart or capable enough to do all these things on our own, and started regulatory agencies such as the Environmental Protection Agency, and other massive bureaucratic government organizations that gained such power that now we as individuals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-08/vote-more-productivity
West Nile case in Richmond County prompts new spraying of 'hot spots'

...standing water that make them conducive to mosquito breeding, Koehle said.A federal court ruling on an Environmental Protection Agency rule, in effect, required mosquito control to end widespread spraying and only respond to complaints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-10/west-nile-case-richmond-coun
Continued pressure from Isakson moves shipping channel deepening project in Savannah forward

...and millions of dollars in environmental studies, but clearing it seemed to be the final hurdle. Then the Environmental Protection Agency, the Fish & Wildlife Service and similar federal agencies also signed off.To speed things along, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-26/continued-pressure-isaks
Corps of Engineers' settlement won't change Thurmond Dam operations

Thurmond Dam won't be required to report to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency the amount of pollutants it's sending into the Savannah River, as a recent legal settlement ordered the Army Corps of Engineers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/corps-engineers-settlement-w
EPA to decide whether to boost the use of popular weed killer 2,4-D

...study is needed on the effects of the herbicide and they are concerned it could endanger public health.The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to rule this fall on Dow AgroSciences' application to market Enlist, a new version of the 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-13/epa-decide-whether-boost-u
Toledo water contamination enters 3rd day

...results to the public over the weekend. She tweeted on Sunday that the state and federal branches of the Environmental Protection Agency "should make public what it knows about Toledo water. The public has a right to know. Transparency is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/3rd-day-toledo-water-woes
Georgia lets expire 15-year ban on using coastal aquifer to stash river water for droughts

...sometimes introduce bacteria or chemicals from disinfectants into the aquifer, according to the federal Environmental Protection Agency."I'd be mad as the devil if someone put an ASR well in our area and contaminated the Floridan aquifer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-lets-expire-15-year-b
Support cleaner energy

In the wake of President Obama's announcement on his climate action plan, the Environmental Protection Agency has proposed limits to carbon emissions from power plants. Their new rules not only should help curb climate change but also provide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-27/support-cleaner-energy