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  • SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: Colorado Mitigation Procedures (COMP) v2

    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 Mitigation Procedures (COMP) v2 within the State of Colorado. The COMP outlines the steps the Corps Districts in Colorado will take regarding compensatory mitigation evaluations and provides statewide predictability and consistency in the Corps’ compensatory mitigation determinations. Specifically, the COMP standardizes the Corps’ compensatory mitigation procedures for quantifying wetland and stream losses (debits) and compensatory mitigation (credits).

  • Publication of the Navigable Waters Protection Rule in the Federal Register

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army’s Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Definition of “Waters of the United States” was published in the Federal Register. This final rule establishes the scope of federal regulatory authority under the Clean Water Act. The Navigable Waters Protection Rule includes four simple categories of jurisdictional waters and provides specific exclusions for many water features that traditionally have not been regulated. The final rule will become effective on June 22, 2020.
  • COVID-19 and USACE Regulatory Program, 33 USC 408 Program, and FOIA Operations

    In response to the evolving COVID-19 public health emergency, the Albuquerque District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is implementing a plan to ensure continuity of operations. While USACE business functions will continue during this time, some functions may be temporarily modified or suspended. The purpose of this public notice is to provide information on the process for electronically submitting Department of the Army Regulatory Program permit applications, requests to alter, occupy, or use USACE projects under 33 USC Section 408, and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.
  • SPA-2019-00114-SCO

    Expiration date: 1/30/2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District, is evaluating a permit application for the Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway and Flood Control District to construct the Fountain Creek Channel Restoration at 13th Street Project (Project) in Pueblo, Colorado. The Project would impact an approximately 2,934-foot reach of Fountain Creek generally located between 13th Street and 8th Street in the City of Pueblo. Details of the Project are provided in this public notice and attached maps and drawings. The purpose of this public notice is to inform interested parties of the project and to solicit comments.

  • SPA-2004-00227-ABQ

    Expiration date: 12/9/2019

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District, (Corps) and the New Mexico Environment Department’s Surface Water Quality Bureau (SWQB) are evaluating an application for the Lomas Encantadas Subdivision located in Rio Rancho, Sandoval County, New Mexico, which would result in impacts to approximately 27,960.67 linear feet (9.67 acres) of waters of the United States (unnamed tributaries to the Rio Grande). This notice is to inform interested parties of the proposed activity and to solicit comments.