In accordance with Section 401 of the Clean Water Act (CWA), the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa (Bad River Tribe) examined the application of the LOP-10-R and evaluated if there was reasonable assurance—with conditions attached —that the activities associated with the LOP was consistent with relevant water quality consideration. The Bad River Tribe had previously posted notice of the CWA Section 401 certification of this federal permit in 2016. (Read More)