Here is a recent Presidential Memorandum (not an Executive Order), directed toward several federal agencies (DOI, DOD, EPA, USDA, NOAA), that has received scant attention so far.
October 17th sponsored by the Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions on wetland restoration and replication at the Devens Common Center in Devens, MA. The workshop runs from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. ❖ Hear directly from the authors of a … Continued
in wetland hydrology and soils on September 25th at Great Brook Farm State Park in Carlisle, MA. The course will include a morning classroom session, then an afternoon in the field. Go to www.maccweb.org, click on ‘Education’ then ‘MACC Workshops’ … Continued
Update: Two other Federal District Courts declined challenges for lack of jurisdiction, ruling that the proper venue for challenges to the new Rule is in the Circuit Court. EPA issued a statement declaring that in the 13 states covered by … Continued
While the new Rule simplifies several aspects of determining Clean Water Act jurisdiction, it adds a healthy measure of confusion to other aspects. Determining whether a wetland or other water is “neighboring,” possesses a significant nexus to a Traditional Navigable … Continued