SECTION .0300 - COMPENSATORY MITIGATION

 

15A NCAC 02R .0301       GENERAL

All projects implemented for the purpose of satisfying compensatory mitigation requirements of certifications issued by the Department under 33 USC ' 1341; and permits or authorizations issued by the United States Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) under 33 USC ' 1344, shall be consistent with the Basinwide Restoration Plan for the appropriate river basin.  A project is consistent with the Basinwide Restoration Plan if the project is located within an area that is identified as a priority for restoration in the Basinwide Restoration Plan; or is located at a site that is otherwise consistent with the goals outlined in the Basinwide Restoration Plan for the appropriate river basin; or is approved by the United States Army Corps of Engineers.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-214.11; 143-214.12; 143-215.3;

Eff. August 1, 1998.