EPA http://tspr.org en USDA Report on Honey Bee Health http://tspr.org/post/usda-report-honey-bee-health <p>A new report from the USDA identifies multiple reasons why honey bees are dying off in the United States.<br> Fri, 03 May 2013 05:30:48 +0000 Jason Parrott 33140 at http://tspr.org USDA Report on Honey Bee Health IL Writes New Rules for Factory Farms, CAFO's http://tspr.org/post/il-writes-new-rules-factory-farms-cafos <p>The Illinois Pollution Control board is in the process of drafting new rules regulating large scale factory farms often called confined animal feeding operations or CAFO’s. An environmental group thinks the current proposals could use strengthening. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:05:37 +0000 Scott Stuntz 28518 at http://tspr.org IL Writes New Rules for Factory Farms, CAFO's US EPA OK's Missouri Rule Change on Pollution http://tspr.org/post/us-epa-oks-missouri-rule-change-pollution <p>The US EPA has agreed to allow Missouri’s&nbsp; Department of Natural Resources&nbsp; to relax its rules when it comes water pollution enforcement.</p><p>Missouri has gotten the go-ahead to extend how long it gives those in violation of their water pollution permits to get into compliance. Tue, 29 Jan 2013 20:47:56 +0000 Scott Stuntz 28010 at http://tspr.org US EPA OK's Missouri Rule Change on Pollution Springfield Coal Drops Application for Mining Permit http://tspr.org/post/springfield-coal-drops-application-mining-permit <p>The company which operates the Industry Coal mine recently was found to have committed over six hundred water pollution violations. Springfield Coal also wanted to renew the mining permit for it’s mine near Industry.</p><p>The same day a press conference was to be held protesting the renewal of it’s mining permit, the company withdrew the application. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 20:27:15 +0000 Scott Stuntz 25852 at http://tspr.org Springfield Coal Drops Application for Mining Permit Keokuk Trying to Finish Sewer Work http://tspr.org/post/keokuk-trying-finish-sewer-work <p>Keokuk wants to finish some sewer work within the next few weeks.</p><p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 17:21:53 +0000 Jason Parrott 25600 at http://tspr.org Keokuk Trying to Finish Sewer Work