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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dams,
  • Navigation,
  • Rivers

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesConstruction of dams across navigable waters
SeriesH.rp.592
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination6 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16118907M

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§ Construction of bridges, causeways, dams or dikes generally; exemptions. It shall not be lawful to construct or commence the construction of any bridge, causeway, dam, or dike over or in any port, roadstead, haven, harbor, canal, navigable river, or other navigable water of the United States until the consent of Congress to the building of such structures shall have been obtained and. § Terms and conditions of license; preventing obstruction of navigation or flow; dams across navigable waters of United States. In granting any license the Commission may include in the grant thereof such terms and conditions with respect to the character of construction, operation and maintenance of the proposed dam and works as may be reasonably necessary in the opinion of the. The amendments to the Clean Water Act established federal jurisdiction over “navigable waters,” defined in the Act as the “waters of the United States” (CWA Section (7)). Many Clean Water Act programs apply only to “waters of the United States.” The Clean Water Act provides discretion for EPA and the U.S. Department of the.   Construction of dams or dikes across navigable waters of navigable waters • Constructing structures in, over, under navigable waters condition, or capacity of navigable waters Also applies to the construction of artificial islands or installations on the outer continental shelf. 4. Clean Water Act Section The Corps regulates the.