SECTION .0300 - COMPENSATORY MITIGATION
15A NCAC 02R .0301 GENERAL
All projects implemented for the purpose of satisfying
compensatory mitigation requirements of certifications issued by the Department
under 33 USC ' 1341; and permits or authorizations issued by the United States
Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) under 33 USC ' 1344, shall be consistent with
the Basinwide Restoration Plan for the appropriate river basin. A project is
consistent with the Basinwide Restoration Plan if the project is located within
an area that is identified as a priority for restoration in the Basinwide
Restoration Plan; or is located at a site that is otherwise consistent with the
goals outlined in the Basinwide Restoration Plan for the appropriate river
basin; or is approved by the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143-214.11; 143-214.12;
Eff. August 1, 1998.