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EPA declares L.A. River 'traditional navigable waters'

Jul 8, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
The designation is crucial to applying Clean Water Act protections to the concrete-lined waterway often regarded as little more than a flood-control channel.

U.S. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson on Wednesday declared the entire concrete-lined Los Angeles River channel "traditional navigable waters," a designation crucial to applying Clean Water Act protections throughout its 834-square-mile urban watershed.

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