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OCMP Reviewed Federal Licenses & Permits
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Sections 10 and 11, Rivers and Harbors Act [i.e., structures in navigable waters of the U.S.]
  • Section 404, Clean Water Act [i.e., fills or removals in wetlands and other waters of the U.S.]
  • Section 103 of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act [i.e., ocean dumping]
Additional information about the Corps of Engineers Nationwide Permits and the OCMP.
Information about the Portland District Regulatory Branch of the Corps of Engineers.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Sections 402 and 405, Clean Water Act
  • Reclassification of land areas under regulatios for the prevention of significant deterioration [PSD] of air quality 
  • Section 102 of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act [i.e., ocean dumping]
Information about the EPA Region 10.

Dept. of Interior - Minerals Management Service
  • Offshore drilling, mining, and development; Plans for exploration, development, and production of lands leased under the Outer Continental Lands Act.

Dept. of Interior - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Section 1539[1] of the Endangered Species Act for take of or affects to endangered species
Information about the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Dept. of Transportation - U.S. Coast Guard
  • Bridge construction
  • Deep water ports 
Information about the 13th Coast Guard District.

Interstate Commerce Commission
  • Rail line abandonments which involve removal of track or disposition of right of way [included are branches from Portland to Astoria, Portland to Tillamook, Corvallis to Toledo, and Eugene to Myrtle Point].

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • Power plant siting and transmission lines/construction and operation of hydroelectric plants
  • Interstate pipelines
  • Permits for construction and operation of facilities needed to import or export natural gas

Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  •  Siting and operation of nuclear power plants