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Strengthening Laws

Baykeeper strengthens laws and policies to defend the Bay

The laws and policies that protect San Francisco Bay aren’t strong enough. Powerful polluters lobby to weaken regulations — and government agencies often don’t have the resources or political will to enforce existing laws.

Baykeeper uses scientific and legal expertise to stand up against dirty polluters that try to exploit and weaken critical safeguards. We advocate for government agencies to adopt stronger, enforceable policies that will create real protections for the Bay.

Judge denies motion to dismiss lawsuit alleging Clean Water Act violations

Mountain View Voice

In a legal setback to the cities of Mountain View and Sunnyvale, a federal court judge recently denied a request this month to dismiss a water pollution lawsuit that could potentially cost the cities...

Keeping an Eye on the Bay

It’s the holiday season, and I’m grateful we can reflect on the past year with a smile. Your support has enabled Baykeeper to keep an eye on the Bay and defend it from the biggest threats. And that...

Court Rules Bay Waters Remain Protected Under Clean Water Act

Court Rules Bay Waters Remain Protected Under Clean Water Act   Baykeeper Defends Clean Water Act Against Attack by South Bay Cities   The United States District Court for the...

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