Integral Consulting Principal Marcia Greenblatt, Ph.D., P.E., explains limitations of draft guidance recently issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to clarify the U.S. Supreme Court decision on the matter Hawaii Wildlife Fund v. County of Maui, Hawaii regarding the regulation of indirect groundwater discharges to surface water under the Clean Water Act.
In the article “EPA Groundwater Guidance Fails to Answer Key Questions,” in the December 21, 2020, issue of Law 360, Dr. Greenblatt describes the concepts in the draft guidance and the determining factors that remain undefined.
Dr. Greenblatt is a water resources engineer with 22 years of specialized experience in hydrodynamic, water quality, and sediment investigations. She has applied her expertise in numerous litigation cases. For more information, contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.