A Brief Summary of the New WOTUS Rule

Navigable Waters Protection Rule The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) signed a new Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule on January 23, 2020.  Its unveiling at the National Association of Home Builders’ “International Builders Show” followed an extensive public comment period. The new rule is titled the […]

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My 2nd Favorite…Wetland Monitoring

The Four Seasons of an Environmental Scientist For Environmental Scientists, the year is divided into “seasons.” There’s Planting Season, Frog Call Survey Season, Planning Season (a.k.a. winter), and Bog Turtle Season. Everyone who knows me knows that my favorite is Bog Turtle Season, but once that ends, my second-favorite begins: Wetland Monitoring Season. The Satisfaction […]

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