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USACE Reissues Nationwide Permits – Wells Pad Construction Now Covered

Posted in Environment
Last week the United States Army Corps of Engineers reissued 48 of the 49 existing nationwide permits that authorize certain activities requiring Clean Water Act 404 permits. The Federal Register notice, published February 21, 2012, can be found here.  The prior version of NWP 39, permitting certain Commercial and Institutional Development activities, excluded coverage for the constuction of… Continue Reading