Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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A judge ordered an Ashtabula County business owner to pay $200,000 for for illegally burning and mishandling oil field waste.

In a recent letter to the editor, a reader shares her thoughts on how the Ohio EPA's discharge permits affect pollution in local waterways.

A federal court has granted an exemption on livestock emissions reporting to the EPA, and producers now have until Jan. 22.

A new program allows farmers and businesses in the Muskingum Watershed to purchase conservation credits that will help with nutrient management.

Each year, Living Lands and Waters, with countless conservation districts, watershed groups and local organizations, offers river and stream cleanups.

Water quality lawsuits continue in the courts.

Four projects aim to remove nitrogen and phosphorus before they enter the Ohio River basin.

Proposals from farmers and ag industry now being considered for new rules.

According to the EPA, toxic releases into surface waters increased from 2010 to 2011.

Half of fractured wells already deploy technologies in line with final standards, which slash emissions.