While Montana farmers, ranchers tout new water rule, others are wary

While Montana farmers, ranchers tout new water rule, others are wary

News Type: State Source: Montana Standard
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Many Montana farmers and ranchers welcome the decision by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers to implement the new Navigable Waters Protection Rule, saying the new rule would provide more transparency and consistency about how regulations would apply on the farm.

Environmental groups — and state government — are not so sanguine about the change.