Legal Docket

Tennessee Riverkeeper seeks to address pollution by the most effective means, including litigation when appropriate. Environmental laws such as the Clean Water Act and the Clean Air Act provide for citizen enforcement actions against polluters for civil penalties and to enjoin violations. Citizen lawsuits have proven to be a very effective means of abating ongoing sources of pollution, both on the local leval and nationally.

Ardmore Waste Water Treatment Plant

Meredyth Mine Lawsuit