Monday 23 July 2018
“For a period of time, the river would be out of compliance with the state’s own water quality standards,” said Pat Calvert, Upper Riverkeeper for the James River Association. “Our concern is that human life and aquatic life are not protected by the discharges that would be coming…
On behalf of the James River Association, Southern Environmental Law Center has filed a notice with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and Dominion Power that it will appeal the permit issued by DEQ to Dominion last month to allow the discharge of over 350 million…
Published in Press Statements
When it’s not colored by mud after a major storm, the James River is a rock star to this southern city, voted by Outside magazine as the nation’s best river town. “On a warm day like this, there are usually thousands of people out on the river,”…