USA logoAn Official Website of the United States Government

You are here

Floodplain or wetland assessment

Description: 
Consideration of floodplain/wetland values
Activity/Trigger: 
Potential to impact floodplain or wetland areas.
Statute or Regulations: 
Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (water quality impacts), Endangered Species Act − Section 7 (habitat impacts), Executive Order (E.O.) 11988—Floodplain Management (May 24, 1977), Executive Order 11990—Protection of Wetlands (May 24, 1977)
Submit Feedback >