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Clean Water Act (CWA)

A guide to the federal Clean Water Act (CWA).

Books & Manuals

Additional materials on the Clean Water Act, water law, water rights, and related topics can be located using JACOB, the Library's catalog.


Treatises, written by legal scholars and practitioners, provide current, in-depth analysis and commentary on an area of environmental law.  Search JACOB, the Library's catalog, to locate treatises which discuss the clean water act and related issues. For example:


GW Environmental & Energy Law Program LLM theses & SJD dissertations can be located using JACOB, the Library catalog

Since Fall 2007, all GW master’s theses are required to be submitted through GW's Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) Submission Pages.  

They become part of the Proquest Dissertations & Theses Global database managed on behalf of universities nationwide.

Selected theses on the CWA:

U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Reports

GAO is an independent, nonpartisan auditing arm of Congress.  GAO monitors how federal agencies spend and reports on how well government programs and policies are meeting their objectives.

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