The wonkiness of WOTUS leaves anglers reeling

The wonkiness of WOTUS leaves anglers reeling

News Type: State, Regional, Federal Source: Mountain West News
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The Trump administration is expected next month to release a replacement for the Obama administration’s Clean Water Rule, or the Waters of the U.S. rule, or WOTUS. The new rule will likely reduce the numbers of streams and wetlands protected by the Clean Water Act. Groups like Trout Unlimited and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility are preparing for a messaging fight—but in some ways they’re already up the creek.