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- BenDor, Todd; Riggsbee, J. Adam
- Environmental science & policy 2011 v.14 no.6 pp. 639-649
- Clean Water Act; Internet; compliance; environmental science; issues and policy; nongovernmental organizations; professionals; qualitative analysis; risk; streams; surveys; uncertainty; wetlands; United States
- ... In 2008, federal regulators issued formal regulations governing wetland and stream mitigation in an effort to improve ecological quality and reduce uncertainty during the mitigation process. In this article, we explore how the federal regulations (“the Rule”) reduce compliance risks assumed by regulators when issuing permits that require wetland and stream mitigation under the U.S. Clean Water Act ...