Messerly to Present at BIA of Stark County Meeting

On January 29, Vince Messerly, president of the Stream + Wetlands Foundation, will be the guest speaker at the Developers Council meeting for the BIA of Stark County. Messerly’s presentation “Compensatory Mitigation and Waters of the U.S. Regulation” will provide details on compensatory mitigation for impacts to wetlands and streams and details on the new Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) regulations which took effect August 28 and are currently under a nationwide stay). Messerly will also discuss how the local offices of the Army Corp of Engineers will implement the regulations and what homebuilders need to know about the new WOTUS regulations and how current and future projects may affected.