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Clarity coming on WOTUS, NCBA thinks not


The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association says the only thing clear about the Waters of the United States rule is its uncertainty. 

During a committee hearing with the House last week, the Environmental Protection Agency’s administrator held firm on the decision to release a finalized WOTUS rule ahead of the Supreme Court decision, saying it was meant to clear up confusion.

Ethan Lane, vice president of government affairs, with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association tells Brownfield the timing of the rule is disappointing.

Clarity coming on WOTUS, NCBA thinks not