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  • SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: The Clean Water Act Section 401 Certification Rule

    This special public notice is provided to inform stakeholders and prospective applicants for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District permits under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of new procedural requirements established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s newly promulgated regulation implementing Section 401 of the federal Clean Water Act (CWA). Effective September 11, 2020, the CWA Section 401 Certification Rule is being implemented nationwide. Section 401 provides states and authorized tribes with an important tool to help protect the water quality of federally regulated waters within their borders, in collaboration with federal agencies.

  • SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: Colorado Stream Quantification Tool v1 Approved for Use

    Interested parties are hereby notified that the District Engineers for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), Albuquerque, Omaha, and Sacramento Districts, have approved the statewide use of the Colorado Stream Quantification Tool (CSQT) v1.0. The CSQT is a condition assessment that provides a common currency for calculating lift (credits) and loss (debits) associated with stream mitigation sites and permitted activities that may require compensatory mitigation. This public notice announces the availability of the CSQT v1.0 and provides a summary of the changes that were made in response to public comments and beta-testing.
  • 2020 NATIONWIDE PERMITS and TEXAS REGIONAL CONDITIONS, REQUEST FOR COMMENTS

    On September 15, 2020, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers published in the Federal Register its proposal to reissue the 52 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and issue five new NWPs for work in waters of the United States that are regulated by section 404 of the Clean Water Act and/or Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act. The Albuquerque District is seeking comments on the proposed NWP regional conditions and the potential need for additional regional conditions to help ensure that the adverse environmental effects of activities authorized by the proposed NWPs are no more than minimal individual and cumulative adverse environmental effects.

  • 2020 NATIONWIDE PERMITS and NAVAJO NATION REGIONAL CONDITIONS, REQUEST FOR COMMENTS

    On September 15, 2020, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers published in the Federal Register its proposal to reissue the 52 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and issue five new NWPs for work in waters of the United States that are regulated by section 404 of the Clean Water Act and/or Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act. The Albuquerque District is seeking comments on the proposed NWP regional conditions and the potential need for additional regional conditions to help ensure that the adverse environmental effects of activities authorized by the proposed NWPs are no more than minimal, individually and cumulatively. Unless otherwise noted, all proposed regional conditions listed on this enclosure are applicable for activities within Navajo Nation

  • 2020 NATIONWIDE PERMITS and NEW MEXICO REGIONAL CONDITIONS, REQUEST FOR COMMENTS

    On September 15, 2020, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers published in the Federal Register its proposal to reissue the 52 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and issue five new NWPs for work in waters of the United States that are regulated by section 404 of the Clean Water Act and/or Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act. The Albuquerque District is seeking comments on the proposed NWP regional conditions and the potential need for additional regional conditions to help ensure that the adverse environmental effects of activities authorized by the proposed NWPs are no more than minimal, individually and cumulatively.