Environmental Law & Policy Alerts – Update from Somach, Simmons & Dunn

September 27, 2021

Federal Agencies Head Back to the Drawing Board on Clean Water Act Jurisdictional Rules…Again

Wetlands management and related federal permitting is changing –AGAIN. If you or your organization seek wetlands or related permitting, then the latest changes in for “navigable waters” impact both regulators and the regulated community – and may change your approach. Projects that impact “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act (CWA) from the Army Corps, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and states administering CWA permitting programs should look closely at these changes…. Read More

Written by Daniel J. Condren