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Wetlands Compensatory Mitigation

The objective of the Clean Water Act (CWA) is to restore and maintain the
chemical, physical, and biological integrity of the Nation’s waters. Toward
achievement of this goal, the CWA prohibits the discharge of dredged or fill material into waters of the United States unless a permit issued by the Army
Corps of Engineers or approved State under CWA Section 404 authorizes such a
discharge.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-05-18 15:58:09
Description The objective of the Clean Water Act (CWA) is to restore and maintain the
chemical, physical, and biological integrity of the Nation’s waters. Toward
achievement of this goal, the CWA prohibits the discharge of dredged or fill material into waters of the United States unless a permit issued by the Army
Corps of Engineers or approved State under CWA Section 404 authorizes such a
discharge.
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Source United States Environmental Protection Agency
Keyword Clean Water Act (CWA), Chemistry, Biological, dredged or fill material, Army Corps of Engineers
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Date Of Record Creation 2009-05-18 15:49:49
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Date Last Modified 2009-05-18 16:29:29
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-05-18 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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