Post Tagged with: "Corps of Engineers"

June 13, 2012 06:26

Massive Land and Water Grab by EPA

[The EPA] and the Corps is seeking to ignore the restriction and assert control over every body of water in the U.S. including a puddle of rain water or a pond in your backyard.   By Alan Caruba   The tension between the states and the federal government is built into the U.S. Constitution and the Tenth Amendment stipulates that “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved […]

June 28, 2011 05:18

Are Midwest Floods Caused by Global Warming or Radical Environmentalists?

[I]n the 1990s the plan was hijacked by radical environmentalists with a different agenda: “The Clinton administration threw its support behind the change, officially shifting the priorities of the Missouri River dam system from flood control, facilitation of commercial traffic, and recreation to habitat restoration, wetlands preservation, and culturally sensitive and sustainable biodiversity.”