Waters of the U.S.: Back to 1986 (again)

August 2021

On August 30, 2021, a U.S. District Judge reversed the major Trump administration changes to the definition [...]

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WOTUS Public Comment

August 2021

On July 30, 2021, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced [...]

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VMRC Tidal Wetland Guidelines

August 2021

On May 25, 2021, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) unanimously adopted revisions to their Tidal Wetland [...]

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MDSPGP-5 expiring

August 2021

The Maryland State Programmatic General Permit-5 (MDSPGP-5), used by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to authorize [...]

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Air Permit Reporting Deadline Ahead

February 2021

The deadline for Air Quality Permit holders in Virginia to file 2020 Annual Update Reports and Emissions [...]

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Regulatory Freeze and Exec. Orders

February 2021

On January 20, 2021, the Biden Administration announced a Regulatory Freeze Pending Review for any rules published [...]

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MBTA Changes

February 2021

On January 7, 2021, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service published the Final Rule for the Regulations [...]

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Virginia Incidental Take

February 2021

The Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources has announced groundbreaking new regulations to protect migratory birds from harm, [...]

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Monarch Butterfly to be Listed

December 2020

On December 15, 2020, the Endangered Species Act status for the monarch butterfly reached a milestone when [...]

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Maryland SPGP-6 Public Notice

December 2020

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a draft of the MDSPGP-6, in preparation for the [...]

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