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State ORV Park Violating California Water Quality Law

State ORV Park Violating California Water Quality Law Tracy — Despite budget cuts that threaten other State Parks, the Department of Parks and Recreation had not planned to close any of their State Vehicular Recreation Areas (SVRAs). That may change, now that a Superior Court Judge has ordered Carnegie SVRA either to comply with the Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act by filing a Report of Waste Discharge and suspending all off-highway vehicle activity until it receives a permit from the...

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Research Confirms St. Lawrence Cement Plant Pollutes Nearby Camden Waterfront Neighborhood

Research Confirms St. Lawrence Cement Plant Pollutes Nearby Camden Waterfront Neighborhood Camden — A coalition of local, regional and statewide environmental advocates came together today to publicly unveil a state report that confirms that the St. Lawrence Cement Plant (Holcim) in Camden, New Jersey – located within just blocks of the Waterfront South community – does indeed contribute significant pollution to this poor and working class neighborhood. The report, “Final Report: Contribution...

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