17 Sep '12, 11am

Green Blog: E.P.A. Plans Crackdown on Muddy Upstate Waterway: By listing the Lower Esopus Creek as "impaired," t...

Tony Cenicola/The New York Times A muddy Stony Clove Creek, a tributary of the Lower Esopus, in Phoenicia, N.Y. in March. The federal Environmental Protection Agency wants to list the Lower Esopus Creek in the Catskills region of New York as an “impaired” waterway. Such a step could force New York City to stop discharging muddy water into the creek from the Ashokan Reservoir, one of the sources of the city’s drinking water. The muddying of the Lower Esopus has been an issue for environmental officials from both the city and the state because the tributary is vital to recreation and agriculture in Ulster County. The county executive, Michael P. Hein , has compared the city’s actions on the Esopus to those of “an occupying nation” toward “indigenous people.” Last May the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, which enforces clean water standards, and the Ne...

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E.P.A. Plans Crackdown on Muddy Upstate Waterway

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