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Tim Whitehouse

Tim Whitehouse has more than 25 years of experience working on a wide range of environmental issues with governments, businesses, nonprofit organizations and community groups. Tim was a senior attorney at the United States Environmental Protection Agency for 10 years, where he specialized in enforcement of the Clean Water Act and in hazardous waste compliance issues. He was also head of the Law and Policy Program at the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation in Montreal, Canada for 5 years. He has worked as a consultant for companies on environmental compliance issues, and with non-profit organizations focusing on clean energy issues. Most recently, he was executive director of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, a health advocacy group working to address climate change, toxics pollution, and nuclear disarmament issues in Maryland. He holds a JD and BA from Emory University and an MA from New York University.

Trump Administration’s Wetland Deception 

by Kirsten Stade | May 12, 2020
One Federal Agency Lauds Wetlands as Another Seeks Their Destruction ...

PEERMail: Taking Trump to Court Over Clean Water

by Tim Whitehouse | May 1, 2020
PEER joined 13 conservation groups in filing a lawsuit in federal court against the administration’s effort to eliminate clean water protections for wetlands and streams that feed drinking-water sources for 200 million Americans ...

Suit Against EPA’s Elimination of Clean Water Protections 

by Kirsten Stade | April 29, 2020
EPA Rule Paves Way for Destruction of Wetlands and Small Streams ...

New Water Rule Guts Wetlands Projects 

by Kirsten Stade | April 21, 2020
EPA’s Analysis Finds Nearly Half Billion Dollars in Annual Business Losses Possible ...

PEERMail: The Worst One Yet

by Tim Whitehouse | January 30, 2020
Of the estimated 95 Trump environmental rollbacks, one of the most dangerous is the aim to gut the Clean Water Act, threatening water security and drinking water quality ...