AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Water Conservation Association’s Water Laws Committee will host a webinar on “Waters of the U.S. Rule” on Wednesday, July 29, at 11:30 a.m. CDT, according to twca.org.
The hour-long seminar covers various aspects of the rule, including:
- New rules for determining adjacency;
- The new approach to jurisdiction over other waters, including isolated wetlands;
- The significant nexus test for case-by-case analyses; and
- Notable exclusions or exemptions, including the treatment of ditches
The webinar will also include a discussion of the rules legal challenges and implications for existing operations and development, noted the article. Participants can send in their specific questions in advance to ensure they are covered.
Click here for more details and to register for the webinar.