Clean Water Act Section 404 Permits

SKU: C-311
Train your employees about the Clean Water Act (CWA) and the requirements for obtaining a Section 404 permit.
Training Time: 60 Minutes

The Clean Water Act (CWA) protects "waters of the United States" (WOTUS) by prohibiting the discharge of dredged or fill materials without a Section 404 permit. This training provides general guidance for which waters are considered WOTUS, and the requirements for obtaining a Section 404 permit.

Topics Covered:

  • Define the term “Waters of the United States”
  • Describe the purpose of Clean Water Act Section 404 permits
  • Describe the difference between General and Individual permits
  • Describe the Section 404 permit application process
  • Describe the requirements for discharging dredged and fill material in waters of the United States
  • Identify and describe common practices to avoid impacts to wetlands, and other aquatic resources
  • Describe the compensation options for unavoidable impacts

Based on: CWA Section 404

60 Minutes (37 min. video + 23 min. test)

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