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As mandated by Amendments to the Clean Water Act, and regulated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, forest roads in jurisdictional wetlands including “waters of the United States” must be [...]
As previously mentioned, forestry operations must be part of an established silvicultural operation in order to be exempt from permit requirements under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. [...]
A permit will still be required, however, if you are converting one of the following wetland types to pine plantation: permanently flooded, intermittently exposed, and semi-permanently flooded [...]
The major challenges associated with mechanical site preparation involve soil erosion and potential sedimentation from runoff. In order to maintain the silvicultural exemption, the following six [...]
It is important to remember that wetlands are federally regulated. Although wetlands are federally regulated, normal forestry operations in wetlands such as soil bedding, site preparation, [...]
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency jointly define wetlands as: “Those areas that are inundated or saturated by surface or groundwater at a frequency or [...]
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