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Re: GBlist: Re: wetlands
>.................You said: >>if you or anyone else, disturbs or distroys
>>>of a wetland,then federal law has been violated
>It would have been more accurate to say that if anyone disturbs or destroys
>any part of a wetland WITHOUT THE REQUIRED PERMITS, then federal law has been
>violated (and possibly state and local laws as well).
>Projects that destroy wetlands are permitted every day, but only after
>thorough review by a number of agencies, coordinated by the U.S. Army Corps
The information about wetlands permits is correct. But having read the
statistics enough to know the ratio of approvals to applications is almost
1:1 in some regions, I'd suggest striking the word "thorough."
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