The Clean Water Act Turns 40

October, 2012 - This month marks 40th anniversary of the Clean Water Act, one of our nation's most significant legislative milestones, turns forty years of age. The Clean Water Act has created a framework for protecting and improving our nations rivers and water bodies.

In this five minute video former Congressman Jim Oberstar, tells the story of this vital law and how important it has been to improving the health of America's waters.

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