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National Wetlands Mitigation Action Plan

In response to independent critiques of the effectiveness of wetland compensatory mitigation for authorized losses of wetlands and other waters under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Interior, and Transportation released the National Wetlands Mitigation Action Plan on December 26, 2002. The Plan includes 17 tasks that the agencies will complete by the end of 2005 to improve the ecological performance and results of compensatory mitigation.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-05-18 16:28:14
Description In response to independent critiques of the effectiveness of wetland compensatory mitigation for authorized losses of wetlands and other waters under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Interior, and Transportation released the National Wetlands Mitigation Action Plan on December 26, 2002. The Plan includes 17 tasks that the agencies will complete by the end of 2005 to improve the ecological performance and results of compensatory mitigation.
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Source United States Environmental Protection Agency
Keyword Wetlands, Compensatory mitigation, Clean Water Act (CWA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Agriculture, Department of Commerce, Department of the Interior, Department of Transportation
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Date Of Record Creation 2009-05-18 16:13:48
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Date Last Modified 2011-01-10 14:46:29
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-05-18 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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