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News About the Proposed WOUS Rule
June, 2014

The comment period for the Proposed Rule for Definition of Waters of the United States has been extended from July 21, 2014 to October 20, 2014. This means that the earliest the Rule could take effect is October 21, 2014 although it will likely be November or December of 2014.

To find out how the new Rule will affect your projects, contact Watershed Eco by e-mailing Jim McCulley at Jim. If there is enough interest we will schedule a seminar.

Additional resources and information can be found below.

Additional Resources on WOUS Proposed Rule:

PWS SealPublic Notice extending the comment period.

Funny video made by Farm Bureau.

Farm Bureau informational website.

EPA website with the Rule and additional information.

Interpretive Rule released at the same time as the Proposed Rule exempting Agriculture.

Please contact me with any questions or concerns.


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Jim McCulley
Watershed ECO

HBADE Life Director
NAHB Director
NAHB Environmental Issues Committee
State of Delaware, Wetland Advisory Committee

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