(a)  Structures authorized by a permit issued pursuant to this Section shall be riprap or stone sills conforming to the standards in these Rules.

(b)  Individuals shall allow authorized representatives of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to make periodic inspections at any time deemed necessary in order to insure that the activity being performed under authority of this general permit is in accordance with the terms and conditions prescribed in these Rules.

(c)  The placement of riprap or stone sills authorized in these Rules shall not interfere with the established or traditional rights of navigation of the waters by the public.

(d)  This permit shall not be applicable to proposed construction where the Department has determined, based on an initial review of the application, that notice and review pursuant to G.S. 113A-119 is necessary because there are unresolved questions concerning the proposed activity's impact on adjoining properties or on water quality, air quality, coastal wetlands, cultural or historic sites, wildlife, fisheries resources, or public trust rights.

(e)  This permit does not eliminate the need to obtain any other required state, local, or federal authorization.

(f)  Development carried out under this permit shall be consistent with all local requirements, AEC Guidelines as set out in Subchapter 07H .0200, and local land use plans current at the time of authorization.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113A-107; 113A-118.1;

Temporary Adoption Eff. June 15, 2004;

Eff. April 1, 2005.