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The Significance of the Nexus for Wetlands Jurisdiction: Recent Fourth Circuit Decision Supports the Corps’ Determination of Jurisdiction – March 27, 2015 In a recent unpublished opinion for Precon Development v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Court of … Continue reading

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Rapanos, Guidelines and Deference: Wetlands Beware By Charles Becker – American College of Environmental Lawyers blog – December 6, 2011 The Supreme Court’s last determination of what wetlands are subject to the Clean Water Act and hence may not be … Continue reading

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In the 2006 Carabell/Rapanos decision, the Supreme Court Justices lamented the absence of rulemaking following the SWANCC decision (2001) and recommended rulemaking as a follow-up to the Carabell/Rapanos decision.  Now, the House and possibly the Senate, are including language in … Continue reading

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