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What does WRA stand for?

WRA stands for Water Resources Act

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An environmental news publication reports the Ministry of Environment charged International Graphite with 14 charges under the Ontario Water Resources Act (OWRA) for failing to comply with a Certificate of Approval plus six counts under the Environmental Protection Act for failing to comply with a control order in respect to offences from May 1999 and January 2001.
ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Water Resources Act, 1991 Environment Act 1995 Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 Fisheries Byelaws The Environment Agency in exercise of its powers under Section 210 of and paragraph 6 of Schedule 25 to the Water Resources Act 1991, as amended by the Environment Act 1995 and the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 and under Article 4(2) of the Scotland Act (Border Rivers) Order 1999, has made new fishery byelaws to -regulate net and trap fishing for eel and elver; - create the offence for fishing during close seasons and close times.
The Environment Agency said it would seek to prosecute those responsible under the Water Resources Act which makes it an offence to allow poisonous, noxious or polluting matter to enter rivers.
To put us back on course, 42 legislators have filed and are supporting the Sustainable Water Resources Act (House Bill 834).
The Committee also considered Bill 198, An Act to amend the Ontario Water Resources Act to safeguard and sustain Ontario's water, to make related amendments to the Safe Drinking Water Act, 2002 and to repeal the Water Transfer Control Act.