President's weekly report — November 8, 2013

November 08, 2013 | By ROB RIVETT

Environment — Clean Water Act and Wetlands We filed our opening brief in Hawkes v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  Here, the property owners have been told that they must obtain a Clean Water Act Section 404 permit before they can harvest and sell peat on their property.  The Corps asserts that its jurisdictional determination (JD) … ...