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Nationwide Permit (NWP) Information: Find copies of each NWP valid in NY and OH, news on NWPs, and other NWP info. 

NY Permit Info & Application: Find permit application forms, information for applying for a permit, types and the permit application process
OH Permit Info & ApplicationFind permit application forms, information for applying for a permit, types and the permit application process
Check Permit Status: Find info for pending applications, finalized actions, finalized Approved Jurisdictional Determinations, and the National ORM Public Portal (a map viewer to find actions). 
Public Notices: Find public notices for permits by month/year.

Section 408 Requests and Section 404/10 Applications

408 Overview: Information of the Section 408 program
WRDA 214 Permits
Waters & Wetlands: Find Info for Definition of Waters of the U.S., Wetland Delineations, Jurisdictional Determinations, Compensatory Mitigation, and Section 10 waterways.

Other Resources: Find links to other agencies and sites with relevant info pertaining to USACE Regulatory.

*UPDATE September 1, 2023* Consultant List Within the US Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District Boundaries

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Adirondack Park Agency (APA)

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Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OPEA)

Division of Surface Water (Water Quality Certification)


Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR)

ODNR Federal Consistency Certification

Coastal Engineering/Coastal Management

Division of Natural Areas & Preserves

Division of Real Estate & Land Management

Division of Wildlife


Ohio Historic Preservation Office

State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO)


Other Resources


Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection

Revised edition from the USEPA office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds website 

Coast Hazards Digital Library

Links to Sea Grant Depository (highly recommended resource)

Army Corps Wetland Publications

Links to Waterway Experiment Station (Type in Wetlands)

Army Corps Institute for Water Resources

Links to Water Resources home page.  This site contains many useful documents. 

US Army Corps of Engineers Regulatory Page

Links to HQ USACE Regulatory Home Page 

Environmental Resource and Design Center

The Environmental Research and Design Center (ERDC) is the US Army Corps of Engineer’s principal research, testing, and development facility.  Its mission is to conceive, plan, study, and execute engineering investigations and research and development studies in support of the civil and military missions of the Corps of Engineers and other Federal agencies.

Local Government Environmental Assistance Network (LGEA)

LGEA is a forum and clearinghouse of environmental information for local governments.

Wetland Related Articles

Links to the USACE Detroit District

US-NRCS Information About Soils

Links to USDA-NRCS Soil Survey Division