Steptoe & Johnson PLLC: Corps of Engineers Issues New Nationwide Permits For Oil and Gas Pads

By Armando F. Benincasa The United States Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) has just released its final re-issued Nationwide Permits (NWPs) for 2012 which will include a new NWP applicable for oil and gas pads - NWP 39. Click here to see the new NWPs. The Corps is reissuing 48 existing NWPs, issuing two...

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC: West Virginia Issues Section 401 Water Quality Certification Conditions for Nationwide Permits

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has issued its Section 401 Water Quality Certification General and Special Conditions for the Army Corps of Engineers' (Corps) Nationwide Permits (NWPs) issued earlier this year pursuant to section 404 of the Clean Water Act for dredge and...