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This Trump plan would strip protections from wetlands

Clip: 12/11/2018 | 6m 28s Video has closed captioning.

A new Trump administration proposal would reduce safeguards to millions of acres of waterways by removing federal oversight over smaller streams and tributaries. Judy Woodruff talks with Coral Davenport of The New York Times about how the plan would reverse decades of policy and how both industry and environmentalists are responding.

Aired: 12/11/18

Rating: NR

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