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Submerged Lands and Environmental Resources Coordination Program

State 404 Program

In 2018 Florida's legislature passed a bill that gave the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) authority to begin the public rulemaking process to better protect  the state's wetlands and surface waters by assuming the federal dredge and fill permitting program under section 404 of the federal Clean Water Act within certain waters. The rulemaking process was completed on July 21, 2020.


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