It was inevitable that out of the environmental movement there would emerge one case above all others — one classic situation which would contain all of the constituents which any environmental case could have within itself — complex problems of pollution, economics, politics, and law. This is the case of Reserve Mining Company and its discharge of 67,000 tons a day of taconite tailings into Lake Superior
"Great Lakes Focus on Water Quality: vol.1 iss.1,"
Focus on International Joint Commission Activities: Vol. 1
, Article 1.
Available at: http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/ijcfocus/vol1/iss1/1