NCBA Applauds Two-Year Delay of Waters of the U.S. Rule
January 31, 2018
WASHINGTON (Jan. 31, 2018) – National Cattlemen's Beef Association Chief Environmental Counsel Scott Yager today issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's decision to delay implementation of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule for two additional years:
"Today's action from EPA and the Army Corps ensures the 2015 WOTUS Rule never comes back. We thank Administrator Pruitt and his team for this prompt action which protects agricultural producers across the country and we look forward to the next steps — repeal and replace."