Compensatory Mitigation for Losses of Aquatic Resources

The U.S. Army Corps ofEngineers (the Corps) and theEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA)are issuing regulations governingcompensatory mitigation for activitiesauthorized by permits issued by theDepartment of the Army. Theregulations establish performancestandards and criteria for the use ofpermittee-responsible compensatorymitigation, mitigation banks, and in-lieuprograms to improve the quality andsuccess of compensatory mitigationprojects for activities authorized byDepartment of the Army permits.

Publisher - U.S. Government

Subjects - Wetland Mitigation

Citation: USACE, EPA. 2008. Compensatory Mitigation for Losses of Aquatic Resources. Fed. Reg.; 73(70):19594-19705