Water Law & the Public Trust, Dec. 5
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The Center for Environmental Law & Policy’s mission is to protect Washington State’s rivers and aquifers by advocating for science-based, sustainable water management in the legislature and courts, and with government agencies.
Why Water Matters
Water is our most finite and precious natural resource. Yet, we are failing to protect this life-sustaining resource, and depleting our rivers and aquifers.Learn more about water
On November 20, 2014, the Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW), realtors and farm bureau filed a petition with the Washington Department of Ecology asking the agency to repeal the Skagit River instream flow rule. The Center for Environmental Law & Policy (CELP) opposes the petition as it is inconsistent with recent Supreme Court decision […]Read More »
News Release – November 18, 2014 Study confirms that project will lose money on every megawatt hour produced – project represents an ANNUAL rate increase of approximately $50 for each ratepayer. Today, Conservation Groups release an updated review of the economics of restoring hydropower at Enloe Dam on the Similkameen River. The original economic review […]Read More »