Kentucky Waterways Alliance http://wkms.org en Fracking Wastewater Transport Gets Industry Support, Environmentalists Concerned http://wkms.org/post/fracking-wastewater-transport-gets-industry-support-environmentalists-concerned <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S. Coast Guard’s proposed policy change to allow the transport of hydraulic fracturing wastewater on rivers has some environmental groups voicing opposition, citing safety concerns. The Kentucky Waterways Alliance says the wastewater might be too hazardous.</span></p><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:40:15 +0000 John Walker 36415 at http://wkms.org Fracking Wastewater Transport Gets Industry Support, Environmentalists Concerned Court Ruling Forces EPA Action on Lake Pollution http://wkms.org/post/court-ruling-forces-epa-action-lake-pollution <p></p><p>A U.S. District Court has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to determine whether to set new limitations on pollution that is fueling dangerous algae growth in many waterways across the nation.</p><p>The court’s decision comes after a suit was filed against the EPA by several conservation groups, including the Kentucky Waterways Alliance.</p><p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 22:05:28 +0000 John Null 35106 at http://wkms.org Court Ruling Forces EPA Action on Lake Pollution