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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Daniel Okun, October 22, 1985. Interview K-0021. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Layers of regulation on water use

Okun describes the governmental apparatus around water use: federal approval, state agencies, quality standards, and community choice. Okun hopes that the somewhat arbitrary classification system will give way to a more sophisticated one that will also allow communities to choose the quality of water they drink.

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Oral History Interview with Daniel Okun, October 22, 1985. Interview K-0021. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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