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EPA finalizes mountaintop removal guidance

Holly Doremus, professor of law | July 25, 2011

After a three-and-a-half month delay for White House review, EPA has finalized its guidance for review of mountaintop removal mining permits in Appalachia. I needn’t have worried that the White House would roll EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson on this one. The final guidance maintains the strong stand EPA took last April, when it issued the … Continue reading »