Rules on Projects Impacting Wetlands and Other Waters

The Environmental, Land Use, and Real Estate Section of the Barristers Club presents

Evolving Rules on Projects Impacting Wetlands and Other Waters

What Federal and State Regulatory Changes Mean for Landowners and Project Development

Date Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Program 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
MCLE 1 Hour


Sean G. Herman
Hanson Bridgett
Terry Huffman, PhD
Huffman-Broadway Group, Inc.
Meghan A. Quinn
Downey Brand

Under the Trump Administration, the U.S. E.P.A. adopted new rules affecting federal and state waters, including wetlands. California regulators responded by filling a perceived environmental protection gap. These regulatory changes continue with the Biden Administration announcing an upcoming revised definition of “waters of the United States” and section 401 certification regulations under the Clean Water Act.


  • Clean Water Act basics
  • Nuts and bolts of wetlands permitting
  • Recent changes in federal and state regulatory requirements
  • Landmark cases affecting permitting requirements

Section Co-Chairs

Natalie Kirkish and Hina Gupta, Downey Brand

Event Code: B211242

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8/31/2021 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Online only CA

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