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On February 14, 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) published a proposed rule revising the definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS). The proposal is the second step in a two-step process to review and revise the WOTUS definition to clarify which bodies of water throughout the U.S. are subject to federal regulation under the Clean Water Act (CWA). The agencies are now taking public comments on the proposed revised definition. For information about the long and winding road leading up to the revised definition, what the agencies have proposed for the new definition, and how to submit your comments, keep reading.Read More