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HGS Attorney Eric Olsen Presents on Recent Federal Section 404 Wetland Permitting Assumption

Posted Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021

Eric Olsen gave a presentation on February 18, 2021, to the Central Florida Association of Environmental Professionals on the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s (FDEP) recent assumption of the Federal 404 wetland permitting program.  Mr. Olsen’s presentation covered implementation of this wetland regulatory program by FDEP and provided guidance to environmental consultants, land developers, and others on how to best navigate this new program.  Mr. Olsen is part of the HGS wetlands and mitigation banking practice area and has over 25 years of related experience. Several HGS attorneys, including Mr. Olsen, participated in the development of legislation directing FDEP to assume this federal wetland permitting program and worked on the FDEP rulemaking and other processes needed to effectuate assumption.

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