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SWL 10683

Published March 21, 2012
Expiration date: 4/20/2012




On February 21, 2012, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published the notice in the Federal Register announcing the reissuance of all existing nationwide permits (NWPs), general conditions, and definitions with some modifications.  The Corps also issued two new NWPs, three new general conditions, and three new definitions.  The NWPs will be effective on March 19, 2012, and will expire on March 18, 2017.


The Corps has finalized the Arkansas Regional Conditions (listed below) for the new and reissued NWPs.  The regional conditions will also be effective on March 19, 2012.  Regional conditions will provide additional protection for the aquatic environment, and will help ensure that the NWPs authorize only those activities with minimal adverse effects on the aquatic environment.  The regional conditions will help ensure protection of high value waters within the State of Arkansas.


The February 21, 2012, Federal Register notice is available for viewing at Little Rock District, Attn:  Regulatory Division, 700 West Capitol, Room 6331, Little Rock, Arkansas  72201 or on the Internet at  As an alternate, Internet users can access the Federal Register through the U.S. Government Printing Office at


You may also find a copy of the Arkansas Regional Conditions on the Little Rock District’s Internet Site at